Tragic accident Leicester helicopter crash

Leicester City helicopter crash on Saturday night

October 29, 2018

Football world is in shock since Saturday night. The owner of Leicester, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, was one of five persons who tragically died in the helicopter crash on Saturday. The son of Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, could not hold down his tears as he and members of his family laid a wreath outside the King Power Stadium. Mr. Srivaddhanaprabha's wife Aimon prayed alongside her son

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The video shows Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’s family lay wreath outside the King Power stadium.

Near miss

Helicopter crash location:

Tragic accident near King Power Stadium

Source: Tristan Potter / via Mirror

Helicopter crashed few seconds after taking off:

Overhead image of helicopter crash near stadium

Source: Mirror


Executive chairman of Premier League, Richard Scudamore says: “Vichai was a gentleman who graced the game with his civility and charm and we will miss him enormously. His impact on Leicester – the football club and city – will be remembered forever.”

Leicester captain Wes Morgan wrote on his Twitter account: “Absolutely heartbroken and devastated regarding the news of our chairman. A man that was loved and adored.”

We are sure that many more people feel devastated, such as Chelsea boss and many other people and football fans. Heroic police officer tried to help, but in vain:

Schmeichel also shared his words of disbelief: “Dear Mr Chairman. I cannot believe this is happening. I am so totally devastated and heartbroken. I just cannot believe what I saw last night. It just doesn’t seem real.”


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