Man falls down in a circus – level 2

Man falls down in a circus – level 2

19-03-2013 14:00

A Kenyan acrobat is in a serious condition after a fall at a Russian circus. The 22-year-old fell through the security net during the show in Moscow and was quickly transported to the hospital. He broke a bone in his back.

The acrobat was in the middle of his act when he fell from a height of twenty-six metres and hit the floor. He's now in intensive care. The circus's director said that the security net had been tested before it was used.

Interesting words: condition (state), act (performance).

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