Peru: Tourist from U.S. dead after fall into an abyss

Posted on March 9, 2017 • Filed under: Latin America Travel, Peru (March 2, 2017) – A tourist from the U.S. died, after accidentally falling to an abyss of 40 meters of depth, in the district of Santa Teresa, province of the Convention, in Cusco.

victim – Whitney Steven (24). The incident was corroborated by his friend Molli Gain, who said that both were participating in an expedition.

This occurred in the Winaypocco sector, in the Sahuayaco river basin.

His body was found by personnel of the serenazgo service of the district municipality of Santa Teresa, and transferred, by arrangement of representatives of the Public Ministry, to the mortuary of the hospital of Quillabamba, for the autopsy. Read Article


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