On September 22 at the hospital in Lipetsk, died Chairman of the regional equestrian Federation Sergey Kozlov, according to «Komsomolskaya Pravda».
The tragic incident that led to his death, occurred on September 16.
During loading the horse is hit by Sergei Kozlov hoof to the head. She knocked the ladder konowata, which fell on the athlete, and ran the ladder.
The athlete was taken to hospital with a severe traumatic brain injury. His condition was assessed as critical.
Sergey Kozlov was put into an artificial coma and died without regaining consciousness.