Galimov player's last ice rink death Lokomotiv

Galimov player's last ice rink death Lokomotiv

Yaroslavl : Russia | Sep 13, 2011 at 4:22 AM PDT
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Alexander Galimov and the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash 2011

Nearly a week after the horrific plane crash in Russia, Galimov gone forever - like 36 other members of the hockey ice rink Lokomotiv Yaroslavl.

Alexander is the only member Galimov flickering after a plane crash in Yaroslavl - Moscow is 250 km to the northeast - Wednesday week.

Be treated aggressively, but he did not resist fate. Galimov burns to 90% and the chances of survival are slim. This morning, 26-year-old star had breathed his last.

Thus, in total 45 people on that fateful plane Yak-42, only one survivor - the crew. The entire 37 members were killed Lokomotiv Yaroslavl. Yaroslavl is the team three times champion of Russia.

The death of Galimov like rubbing salt into the wounds have not added up the fan's healthy birch origin - where ground ice hockey is one sport is particularly popular.

Unlike many international stars in the team Lokomotiv, Galimov a native of Yaroslavl city and has played for the team since she was young.

The airliner bearing number Yak-42 caught fire shortly after takeoff from the airport and plunged into the Yaroslavl Volga river. It crashed while Lokomotiv Yaroslavl to bring the team Minsk (Belarus), where they expected to encounter host Dinamo Minsk in the opening match last season.

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Galimov player's last ice rink death Lokomotiv
Le Thi Bich Lan is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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