BUDAPEST – Tragic news from Hungary. Slovak triathlete Jakub Mészáros died in Budapest as a result of a car accident. According to baleset-info.hu, a 30-year-old athlete was to be hit by a minibus.
According to the Slovak Triathlon Union, Mészáros said goodbye to freedom in Budapest. The accident happened on Andrássy’s road near the opera house. In the evening, a group of young Slovaks tried to cross the road, while a member of the ŠK Atóm Levice club was hit by a minibus.
Jakub Mészáros focused mainly on the longer volume of triathlon and in recent years he has been very active in organizing Vialleman in Bátovce.