Did Kelly Meafua Commit Suicide?
Kelly Meafau, a rugby player, committed himself by jumping from the Pont-Vieux bridge during the celebration of his team's last season's home win.
His teammate Christopher Voatoa also attempted to save his comrade by jumping into the river but was unsuccessful.
Samoan rugby player Kelly Meafua dies after jumping from bridge in France celebrating win https://t.co/7UZ1pM2HhL— The Guardian (@guardian) May 9, 2022
Meafau's corpse was just discovered on Saturday morning, and the Montauban family has conveyed their heartfelt respect and sorrow for their fallen player.
He died on May 6, 2022, at the age of 31. The outstanding flanker began playing rugby at the age of 14 and was a versatile player as well as a strong and athletic athlete in his position.
Kelly died of a severe cold and drowning after falling from the Pont-Vieux bridge into the Avre river.