Indonesian bodybuilder Justyn Vicky has passed away. During his training, a 210-kilogram dumbbell falls on his neck. The 33-year-old succumbed to his injuries in the hospital after an emergency operation.
A tragic accident happened on July 15 in Indonesia: bodybuilder Justyn Vicky († 33), who is followed by around 30 thousand people on Instagram, was injured in the gym. He later succumbed to his injuries in hospital.
But what happened? The experienced athlete is said to have trained with a 210-kilogram dumbbell, which he placed on his shoulders during an exercise. Then the accident happened: The 33-year-old lost his balance and fell – the heavy dumbbell landed on his neck.
Justyn Vicky: Bodybuilder suffers broken neck
As a result of the serious accident, Justyn Vicky broke his neck – he was immediately taken to the hospital. But there wasn’t much that could be done for the bodybuilder here. He died after an emergency operation.
Fans mourn their fitness role model on Instagram: “He was always full of positive vibes and made sure I stayed motivated. I will never forget his influence on my fitness journey. It’s a heavy loss, but we will keep his spirit alive,” writes one user, for example, under a video of the late Justyn.