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Base jumper survives cliff fall
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Coastguards have said a base-jumper was lucky to escape with his life after his parachute got stuck to the side of a cliff.

British Coastguards have said a base-jumper was extremely fortunate to have survived after a gust of wind blew him into the cliif he had jumped off in Devon.

He clung to the rock with his bare hands until he was able to be rescued.

Watch this video on the BBC.

 

 

 

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