It is noted that the incident happened yesterday, February 17.
Doctors went to the ice, but to help a famous athlete failed.
It is reported that the tragedy occurred yesterday in Novosibirsk during a Amateur of the hockey match between “Drummer” and “Titans”. At the 11th minute of the first period, the 55-year-old goalkeeper became bad and he fell on the ice.
The representative of the “Night hockey League” in Novosibirsk region Andrey Miskin noted that it was not a moment of the game. The game was in front of goal and in that moment, 55-year-old Andrei Gorokhov just fell. The medical team which was on duty this evening, went on the ice, but save the goalkeeper failed.
“I lost a friend. Andrei Gorokhov, standing at the gate with 15 years, have always been a fan,” said Miskin in comments to reporters.
The head of the ice arena where the tragedy occurred, Alexei Shvedov said that medics are present at every game.
“In every game the ambulance. The goalie fell down during the match. The players approached Andrew after about 15 seconds he wasn’t breathing. It pulled up doctors from the ambulance during resuscitation, in parallel, caused a team of intensive care specialists. They arrived at the scene after 10 minutes. The car hit a patch of ice, but doctors only verified death of the player”, he said.
It is also reported that the body of a 55-year-old Andrei Gorokhov sent for examination to establish the exact cause of death. In fact the tragedy the police began the investigation, the results of which will be procedural decision.