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Tourist who fell from a paraglider in Sochi, died in the hospital. On Thursday, June 25, according to the website of the Investigative Department of the TFR for the Krasnodar Krai.
According to the report, the incident occurred on June 20 in the village of Krasnaya Polyana. 38-year-old man went to a local businessman asking to ride on the glider, but during takeoff, the wing of the unit has developed, and he collided with a mountain slope.
After the fall from the height of the instructor and passenger were taken to the hospital, where the latter fell into a coma and a few days later died. The second man, who received multiple injuries and fractures, continue to provide assistance.
In fact the incident a criminal case on the provision of services not meeting the safety requirements, which led to the death of a man.
Earlier in the network published a video of the fall of the glider. The footage shows how two men went to explore the mountain attractions of the resort, but the glider failed to gain sufficient height and after a short flight crashed to the ground.
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