Man falls to death off Lion’s Head

The victim was walking with his fiancé and 5-year-old child when the incident happened this morning.

FILE: Lion's Head in Cape Town. Picture: AFP.

CAPE TOWN - A 25-year-old man has died after falling off Lion's Head in Cape Town.

The Table Mountain National Park says the victim was walking with his fiancé and 5-year-old child when the incident happened this morning.

Spokesperson Merle Collins says, "During the hike the man stepped closer to the edge of the footpath and the rock gave way. The man unfortunately fell to his death."