Instagram daredevil Remi Lucidi death has tragically died after falling 721ft from the top floor of a high-rise skyscraper in Hong Kong.
Remi Lucidi was French thrillseeker stuntman and Instagram star.
His attempt to perform another stunt from the top floor penthouse of Tregunter Tower, in Hong Kong in July 2023 for his followers resulted in his death as he fell
Below are more everything to know about him and how he died.
How did Remi Lucidi die?
Athough Remi Lucidi’s official cause of death is has not yet been recorded, the Frenchman plunged to his death from the top floor penthouse of Tregunter Tower, in Hong Kong in July 2023.
He fell 721ft from the 68-storey building during a stunt and was confirmed dead at the scene by the authorities.
Lucidi had arrived at the tower on Thursday evening having told a security guard he was visiting a friend.
The resident later denied having known Lucidi, according to the South China Morning Post, sparking a search for the thrill-seeker.
A security guard is said to have tried to stop him but he had already made his way to the top floor.
CCTV footage has revealed Lucidi took the lift to the 49th floor before taking the stairs to get to the top.
He was last seen knocking on the building’s windows calling a maid for help but he fell to his death.
Security officers searching for Remi later found a hatch to the roof open.
A source said police believe the stuntman had been trapped outside the penthouse and was calling for help shortly before his death.
“A preliminary investigation suggested the man was an extreme sports enthusiast,” the South China Morning Post reports.
“It is possible that he got trapped outside the penthouse while practising an extreme sport in the building, and he knocked on the window for help, but accidentally fell to his death.”
Remi Lucidi’s haunting final post on top of skyscraper
Remi Lucidi shared a haunting photo on top of a skyscraper in Hong Kong before he tragically died after plummeting 721ft from the top floor of a high-rise building.
Just a few days before his death, Remi had posted a photo of the city’s skyline at night, from Times Square, captioned “Hong Kong” followed by a heart emoji.
Tributes pour in
Following the tragic news, tributes have poured in for Remi Lucidi.
One wrote: “Sad news no one ever wants to hear about a fellow explorer.”
Another said: said: “Bro went out doing what he loved! He lived his life fully. Not many can say that.”
What you need to know about Remi Lucidi
Lucidi was better known as Remi Enigma, although little is actually known about his life.
He built up a social media following by sharing nail-biting footage of his elaborate stunts on Instagram.
He was also a big extreme sports fan.
He reportedly started climbing skyscrapers in 2016.
Since then, the stuntman travelled around the world attempting a variety of stunts.
Shortly before his death, Lucidi posted a snap of the Hong Kong skyline on his Instagram profile.
He has posted footage of himself climbing in high-rise buildings in countries across the globe including Bulgaria, Colombia, France, Dubai, and Poland.
He posted a selfie to his Instagram page on July 16, showing him hanging off the stairs of the top of a building in Gabrovro, Bulgaria.
How old was Remi?
Remi Lucidi was 30 when he fell to his death during a stunt in Hong Kong.
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