MOSCOW, March 2 – RIA Novosti. Aerial acrobat Igor Bely fell at a rehearsal at the Moscow Nikulin Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard from a height of two meters due to a breakdown of a safety carbine, his arm was broken, press secretary of the circus Yuri Nikulin told RIA Novosti.
Earlier, the media reported that Bely at the rehearsal fell from under the dome of the circus, being injured.
“It happened yesterday at the rehearsal of the number” Throwing boards “under the direction of Dmitry Sokolov. During the rehearsal, all the artists of the aerial gymnastics genre work with insurance. height eight meters. But they did an imitation of the final number, they simply threw it off the board, and somewhere at a height of two meters, a safety carbine burst, and Igor Bely fell into the arena, “the agency's source said.
He clarified that the artist was diagnosed with a broken arm.