( CNN) A video flowing on Chinese social media indicates a young man preforming chin ups while hanging from the side of a 62 -story building in the city of Changsha — no safety harness , no ropes , nothing.

Wu Yongjing, whose name on Chinese social media was “the Extreme, ” is a casualty of the international adventurer tend known as “rooftopping, ” which has taken off across China where a ready prevalence of newly built skyscrapers has combined with a thunder in social media apps.

In response to Wu’s death on November 8, an editorial in territory media China Daily called for greater supervising of livestreaming apps in China.

Aug 14, 2017 at 6:00 am PDT

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