Name of stuntman run over by tank disclosed

Name of stuntman run over by tank disclosed

A detective police team is working at the scene of the incident.

In the town of Medyn, the Kaluga Region, on the set of military drama Ilyinskiye Rubezhi (Frontiers of Ilyinsk) a tank ran over and killed a young stuntman from Moscow, Oleg Shelkin. The accident occurred at about 9 am on October 22 on the territory of an inactive aerodrome. The regional ICR investigators are conducting pre-investigation checks.

The law enforcement agencies found out that two tanks and the stuntman took part in the scene. The military vehicle had to stop three meters away from the actor but for some reason ran over him. The victim died in the ambulance on the way to the hospital.

The named Vadim Shmelev movie is about the feat of Podolsk cadets, who stood on the fascists’ way to Moscow.



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