Man falls off bridge, dies after proposal

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Irabu Bridge. Photo via Wikimedia Commons

OKINAWA, Japan — It was a tragically short love story for one couple in Japan after a man falls to his death shortly after proposing to his girlfriend.

They were standing on the Irabu Bridge in Okinawa when he asked her to marry him and she said yes. The 32-year-old jumped for joy and then fell 100 feet to his death.

His body was found seven hours later.

According to AOL UK,  the Irabu Bridge opened in 2015 and spans 11,614ft between the two islands.

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