Alor Star – A German tourist was killed when he plunged 70 metres off a cliff at Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls in Langkawi yesterday.
It was learnt that the victim, identified as Alexzande Anton Michael, 24, died on the spot in the 3pm incident.
A Langkawi Fire and Rescue Department spokesman said 10 rescuers were dispatched to the scene upon receiving a distress call.
The team had to use a rappelling technique to reach the scene before lifting the body out at 4.50pm.
The remains were sent to Langkawi Hospital.