English Premiership side, Leicester City have confirmed that the club’s Thai owner, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was one of the five people who lost their lives in the helicopter crash outside the club’s King Power stadium moments after it ook off from the pitch on Sunday.
The club posted the message on its official website on Monday morning.
The statement read:
It is with the deepest regret and a collective broken heart that we confirm our Chairman, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, was among those to have tragically lost their lives on Saturday evening when a helicopter carrying him and four other people crashed outside King Power Stadium. None of the five people on-board survived.