Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Chpper Crash In Argentina Kills French Sport Stars
Three French sport stars- Olympic swimmer Cammille Muffat, yachtswoman Florence and boxer Alexis Vastine were among the 10 people killed when two helicopters collided in Argentina during the filing of reality TV show. It is still unclear what caused theaccident in western province. French president showed immense sadness over sudden death of French nationals. Several members of the ALP TV production company involved in shooting the adventure show 'Dropped' for private TV station TV station TF 1 were among the dead. 'Dropped' involves contestants being left in the wilderness and finding their war back to civilisation. Florence, 57, was one of the first women to carve her place for herself in the world of sailing and in 1990 secured for the fastest solitary crossing of North Atlantic. Muffat, 25, won 400 meter freestyle gold at the 2012 Olympics. Vastine,28, won bronze at Beijing 2008 Olympics.