The Ukrainian Ministry of Health will not assume responsibility for the safety of participants in sporting events and the death of runners Kateryna Katyusheva, reports xsport.ua.
Sports lawyer Yuri Yurchenko announced that he had received a response from the Ministry of Health to his request regarding the death of a 31-year-old athlete who died of a stroke during the Odesa Ultra-Trial Kuyalnik super marathon .
The letter on behalf of the director of the department for the implementation of policies of the Ministry of Health A. Gavrilyuk said that the department includes the state institution “Ukrainian Medical Center for Sports Medicine of the Ministry of Health”, in which Katyushcheva was not registered. As a result, the Department of Health refuses to accept responsibility for the death of an athlete
The department asked the lawyer to contact the organizers of the Odesa Ultra-Trial Kuyalnik tournament, which should be held responsible.
According to the materials: lb.ua