Kasper Schmeichel Rushed To The Scene And Shed Tears At Helicopter Crash In Front Of Him
Leicester City shot-stopper Kasper Schmeichel broke down in tears after the helicopter crash that occurred at the King Power Stadium.
According to the Guardian, the security at the scene were trying to control the situation and to stop onlookers from taking photos and videos of the wreckage.
One witness told the BBC that the Foxes number one rushed out towards the helicopter crash.
Leicester owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was leaving the King Power on a private helicopter when it crashed into the stadium's car park.
Leicestershire Police said at the time: "We are dealing with an incident in the vicinity of the King Power Stadium. Emergency services are aware and dealing."
A spokesman for Leicester City has added: "We are assisting Leicestershire Police and the Emergency Services in dealing with a major incident at King Power Stadium. The Club will issue a more detailed statement once further information has been established."
According to Sky sources, Leicester City vice-chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha and director of football Jon Rudkin were not on board the helicopter.
Thoughts & prayers for everyone concerned in Leicester helicopter crash... very sad and frightening..
- Benjamin Mendy (@benmendy23) 27 October 2018
My thoughts and prayers are with everyone at Leicester City, horrific pictures on the news, I pray everyone is ok. I can confirm everyone from WHU has safely left the stadium.
- Lady Karren Brady (@karren_brady) 27 October 2018
The thoughts of all at West Ham United are with everybody at Leicester City at this time.
- West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) 27 October 2018
Our thoughts and prayers with all those involved in or affected by the helicopter accident at Leicester City this evening. :pray::blue_heart:
- Hartlepool United FC (@Official_HUFC) 27 October 2018
SPORTbible would like to send out its deepest condolences to Leicester City FC and all those who have been affected by this tragedy.
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