Sunday Mirror

Man, 22, dies after Peru fall


A BACKPACKER has fallen to his death while hiking the Inca trail in Peru.

The 22-year-old was walking with friends when he plunged down a 65ft cliff in Cusco.

It is thought he lost his footing by a ravine before landing in a road, just after 2.30pm on Thursday.

A spokesman for the Foreign Office said: “We are providing consular support to the family of a British man who has died in Peru and are in contact with the local authoritie­s.”

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