On the competition Night hockey League, which took place in Perm, the tragedy occurred: 44-year-old player from one team died during the game.
In the third period Alexei Zakharov sharply felt badly. He decided to leave the ice and went to the locker room. There he collapsed and died.
The coach and players tried in vain to bring hockey to himself – his heart was not beating.
Now in fact the tragedy is checked. Appointed a number of examinations.
According to the preliminary version the cause of death was heart failure.
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