An employee of Koltsovo airport was run over by a plane
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An employee of Koltsovo airport was run over by a plane

A tragic incident occurred at Koltsovo airport: an employee who was inspecting the landing gear of an aircraft was run over by a Ural Airlines airliner. As a result of the incident, one of the man's legs was amputated, and doctors are fighting to save the other. The victim's condition is extremely serious; he is unconscious in intensive care.

The incident occurred while a technician was inspecting the aircraft's landing gear. The Ural Airlines pilot did not wait for the start signal and began to move, which led to a collision with the technician. The man's legs were crushed, one of them was seriously damaged. Eyewitnesses immediately called a tugboat and an ambulance to provide first aid to the victim.

Immediately after the incident, the entire crew of the aircraft was suspended from work, and an internal investigation began to clarify all the circumstances of the incident.

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