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Ko Samui waterfall plunge leaves one Australian tourist dead, another in coma

Na Meung waterfall, Ko Samui.
Na Meung waterfall, Ko Samui. Image by AJ Oswald / CC BY-SA 2.0

A 24-year-old Australian man has died and his 20-year-old companion remains in a coma after the pair fell from a rock face while trying to climb a waterfall on Ko Samui on Sunday evening. The tourists reportedly set out to climb the 60m Na Meung 2 waterfall  despite signs warning of the dangers. Read more: phuketwan.com