The entrance to the night clubphoto: Lee Jin-man/ AP Photo
One waterpolice remains in the hospital after the collapse of a hinged floor in the night club of a South Korean Gwangju, where the world championship by water kinds of sports. It is reported TASS with reference to the statement of the International swimming Federation (FINA).
In the collapse injured eight athletes, seven of them received minor injuries and returned to the village after examination at the hospital. One athlete was made “a minor operation on the foot injury,” she remains under supervision of doctors.
About incident it became known earlier, on July 27. Design, located at a height of 2.5 meters, collapsed at 2:30 local time. In that moment it was more than 100 people. Presumably, she could not stand the weight was on her features. The Agency “Renhap” with reference to the city authorities reported two dead and ten more injured. Russian athletes was not among them.
Matt small, the captain of New Zealand in water Polo, he described the incident: “We were dancing, and the next minute fell from a height of five to six meters. All began to run out of the club. We fell on the heads of people who were under us.”
Video, photo All from Russia.