A terrible tragedy took the life of a young athlete: “in front of the crowd”, details

Страшная трагедия оборвала жизнь юного спортсмена: "на глазах у толпы", подробности

14-year-old died under the wheels of a train

The tragedy that claimed the life of a hockey player of Belarusian children and youth sports school “Molodechno-2018” Andrew Mickiewicz, occurred on the morning of Wednesday, August 14.

According to the coach of the team, Alexander Grekovich, 14-year-old was crossing the railway track on a Bicycle and headphones, did not see the approaching train and fell under it: “it is not clear how all this happened — there is a place that the two sides all can be seen, people were waving, shouting… Big mountain.”

“Training here only-only have started, literally a week working with this team. Andrew is physically strong, good guy, played well in defense. Go now, my hands are shaking, don’t understand how this could happen,” admitted the coach.

Страшная трагедия оборвала жизнь юного спортсмена: "на глазах у толпы", подробности

According to the interior Ministry, an eighth-grader moved around a railway track on a Bicycle in a prescribed place (pedestrian deck). The child missed Stadler, moving in the direction of Molodechno, but did not notice the approach the wrong way of a passenger train Grodno — Minsk. In the headphones he kept going and was hit by a train.

Earlier it was reported that former American boxer Pernell Whittaker died in hospital due to injuries received in the accident. The evening of July 14 a 55-year-old Pernell got hit by a car. The driver of the car fled the scene and waited for police to arrive. The former athlete was taken to a hospital in Norfolk, Virginia, but doctors were unable to save him.

The legendary sportsman won at the Olympic games 1984 (Los Angeles, USA) and the pan American games, became the silver medalist of the world Championship-1982. In 1990, he achieved the status of absolute world champion. In 2002 made the list of top 10 greatest boxers of all time according to Ring magazine.

Страшная трагедия оборвала жизнь юного спортсмена: "на глазах у толпы", подробности

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