Russian bobsledder Nikolai Khrenkov, who represented the country at the Olympic games in Sochi, died in the accident. The tragedy happened near Krasnoyarsk.
According to reliable information the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Krasnoyarsk region, on the main road in the Berezovsky district faced a foreign car and vases. Other of the accident are established.
"The accident happened in the afternoon on 22-th kilometer of highway Krasnoyarsk Zheleznogorsk near the village Podgornaya. Killed both the driver, approximately, one of them is famous athlete Nikolay Khrenkov. At the place of work the employees of traffic police, turns out all of incident", - has declared Yurchenko, words which passes the "f-Sport".
29-year-old Nikolai Khrenkov played for the national team of Russia since 2009. In 2010/11 won at the turn of the world Cup in South American Park city, speaking in one of four with Alexander Zubkov. In addition the team Zubkov he twice won the silver merits European championship 2011 and 2012. At the Olympics in Sochi athlete was clocked the second crew of the Russian team.
Remember that not so long ago the misfortune has occurred with other famous bobsledder Alexander Zubkov. The day before, strangers with bats attacked Mercedes Zubkov, given that for the successful performance at the Olympic games in Sochi. The car was standing on the areas of private buildings in Dmitrov district of Moscow. Before the episode, as Zubkov ran out of the house, the hooligans had to break the windshield, side view mirror and lights. According to the version sportsman, he wanted to stop bullies, but they disappeared from the scene. After the incident Zubkov has got to hospital with a small stab wounds.
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