A 32-year-old techie, who hailed from Andhra Pradesh and employed at an IT company in Bengaluru, died after falling off a flyover at Chennai airport around 6.30am on Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Chaitanya Vuyuru of Vijayawada.
Witnesses told police that Chaitanya had been sitting on the railing of the flyover and had fallen off from there. Footages from the CCTV cameras showed that the man was either trying to take a selfie or talking to someone sitting on the railing. The flyover is used for dropping passengers at the domestic and international departure terminals.
Police were checking if it was a case of suicide or an accidental fall from the flyover. Police said Chaitanya had suffered multiple fractures on his skull.