When tragedy strikes, it’s often difficult to think of the victims as regular human beings, just like one of us. We elevate them to the status of heroes, martyrs, and angels, but sometimes it’s just as important to remember they were just everyday people going about their business.
The following photos show people who died in horrible tragedies just moments before their lives ended, be it from a plane crash, murder, or simply putting their foot in the wrong place. Be warned: these photos are not designed for people who can’t handle some serious feels.
This selfie was taken by Dutch teenager Gary Slok, sitting next to his mum Petra, right before the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight took off and was never seen again.
This woman sent a Snapchat of her boyfriend and his gun before he shoots her dead in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Gabriela Hernandez posted this photo of herself on Facebook before committing suicide in 2013.
Dave Hally took one last photo of his wife and four-year-old daughter before takeoff for their dream vacation aboard Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.
Over on the next page, you can see the tragic last photograph of the crew of the ill-fated Challenger mission, which led to the deaths of all seven crew members just 73 seconds after takeoff in 1986.
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