Photo: Press-service of the Ural investigatory management on transport SK the Russian Federation
Instructor parachute youth sports club “Start” died in a hospital in Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug after during a joint with the girl jump his parachute did not open, reports TASS.
The incident occurred on April 29 in the terminal area under Megion. 15-year-old girl jumped with a parachute together with the 61-year-old instructor. The main parachute in the air did not deploy and the backup was not fully revealed. Both fell from a height of 2 thousand meters. The instructor managed to regroup in the air and took the brunt of it on myself, and saved a girl’s life. Both victims were hospitalized in the intensive care unit.
According to the Agency, a juvenile was transferred to children’s hospital in Nizhnevartovsk, where she continues treatment in intensive care. Its condition is estimated as stably heavy.
In the regional investigation Department of transport opened a criminal case on the provision of services not meeting safety requirements.
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