German sports journalist Wolfgang Jost, got in a car accident after the Confederations Cup match Spain - United States, died of his injuries. The accident occurred the evening of 24 June and the morning of June 29, Yost died. The journalist was going to write a report on the match between national teams of Spain and the United States, reports AFP.
Yost, who worked in the German news SID, was riding along with his three colleagues. Not far from the city Vinburg vehicle lost control and overturned. Serious injury was another journalist and two others escaped injury. Who was behind the wheel of the machine, did not specify.
The morning of June 29, FIFA president Blatter Zepp, opening a briefing on the outcome of Confederations Cup, has expressed condolences to the family of Jost. Participants in the briefing, paid tribute to the journalist a minute of silence.