Man miraculously survives 530-foot cliff fall

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London, Mar 31 : A man miraculously escaped death when he fell from the top of a 530ft cliff and landed on a narrow ledge.

The 46-year-old man slipped down a grass slope and went over the edge, luckily landing on a ledge, 80ft down the cliff face at Beachy Head, near Eastbourne, East Sussex

The man, who survived the fall, ended up with lacerations and possible spinal injuries, reports the Sun. A coastguard had to be lowered down to help him, before a helicopter airlifted him to hospital.

According to coastguards, the incident that had taken place on March 29, happened during high winds, making cliffs dangerous.

Beachy Head is the highest chalk sea cliff in Britain and is a notorious suicide spot.

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