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April 17, 2021

Russian plane crash survivor dies

The only member of a Russian ice hockey team to survive a plane crash last week has died of his severe injuries, BBC News said. Alexander Galimov suffered burns to 90% of his body in the accident last Wednesday. Despite intensive treatment, he died on Monday morning. Forty-three others were killed in the crash, including all of Galimov’s team-mates from the major league ice hockey team Lokomotiv Yaroslavl. One other person, a crew member, survived, and is in intensive care.

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