Italian dies in seven-story fall down elevator shaft in Australia

Posted on September 12, 2013 • Filed under: Australia, Tourist Dies

According to, Italian tourist Andrea Benedetti was travelling the world with his mates. It was supposed to be the happiest time of his life. But the 26-year-old’s global adventure has ended in tragedy – at the bottom of a Haymarket elevator shaft. Mr Benedetti plunged to his death on Tuesday after he tried to escape a lift that became stuck between levels seven and eight of his inner-city Quay St apartment block just before 2am. Read article

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