SLALOM SKI DRONE CRASH – STATEMENT FROM INFRONT SPORTS MEDIA
Statement – FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Slalom Race –
During the slalom race of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup in Madonna di Campiglio/Italy in the evening of 22 December 2015, an unmanned drone carrying a broadcast camera crashed to the snow during the second run of Austrian ski racer Marcel Hirscher.We are extremely relieved that apparently none was hurt. At the same time, this incident is being taken very serious and the circumstances leading to it are currently being examined. An update will be provided as soon as secured information is available.