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Woman Dies After Vopnafjörður Cliff Fall

By Ragnar Tómas

Small boat fishermen crowd the Arnarstapi harbour each summer for the coastal fishing season
Photo: Golli.

A woman fell to her death in Vopnafjörður yesterday, Vísir reports. An investigation into the incident is ongoing.

Community deeply saddened

A woman in her twenties died after falling from the cliffs near the Vopnafjörður marina yesterday, according to a statement issued by the East Iceland Police Department.

Authorities received a report of the accident at 4 AM and subsequently discovered the woman on the beach below the cliffs. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation is currently underway to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Vísir’s sources indicate that the woman was a resident of Vopnafjörður and that the community is deeply saddened by the loss.

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