Sergei Ostapchuk

Sergei Ostapchuk

Sergei Igorevich Ostapchuk (Belarusian: Сяргей Астапчук (Siarhej Astapchuk); March 3, 1990 – September 7, 2011) was an ice hockey player. He was playing with Lokomotiv Yaroslavl in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

Ostapchuk died on September 7, 2011 in the 2011 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl air disaster. The plane was carrying the Lokomotiv hockey team from Yaroslavl to Minsk, the capital of Belarus, where it was to play against Dinamo Minsk in the 2011 season opening game of the KHL.

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