Israeli man killed after falling from cliff in India

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 19, 2016 18:38

An Israeli man was killed after falling off a cliff in India, the Foreign Ministry confirmed Wednesday.

Ariel Frieman was traveling with his wife in the northern district of Uttarakhand when the incident occurred. The couple was accompanied by two other hikers, who called for immediate assistance following the event.

According to local authorities, the travelers set off for the trek on Monday.

"The accident occurred when he slipped and fell into a ravine," a police officer told local media.


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