There are many ways to die in this world, yet many would not include taking selfies as one of these dangerous acts. However, in recent years there is no denying that selfies are becoming more and more lethal. At this stage, there have been cases all over the world of individuals injuring, or even killing themselves, all for the sake of a photo that they believe will make them appear cool on social media.
Alarmingly often, selfies are taken way too far, as people go to ridiculous lengths to capture themselves in risky or astonishing positions. This is very common among younger generations, as they often seem to base their self-worth on the number of likes they accumulate online. Obviously, the world has become selfie obsessed and this list highlights just why that is so dangerous. The cases listed below all revolve around individuals who died trying to capture “the perfect selfie.” Sadly, these pictures are now commonly referred to as “killfies” instead. It’s safe to say that if they had the chance to speak now, the people on this list would all agree that a photo was definitely not worth it.