Russian cyclist blogger dies in crash moments after filming himself while driving his bike with his feet while riding at 85 mph and sms & # 39; and
- Artem Boldyrev, 34, sent a daredevil video to his friend on a Harley Davidson
- He was said to have crashed and died a little later 40 miles from Moscow
- The bicycle blogger, nicknamed Bolt, had nearly 300,000 followers on YouTube
A Russian bicycle blogger died in a traffic accident just after he sent his Harley Davidson with his feet and texting on his phone, it is reported.
Artem Boldyrev, 34, sent the venture video to a friend just minutes before he was killed when he hit a truck 40 miles from Moscow.
Known by his nickname Bolt, the blogger had nearly 300,000 followers on a YouTube channel named Moto Nexus and more on social media.
His friend Evgeny Matveev said that the father of one had sent him the video just before the crash.
Matveev posted: & # 39; Time to confirm the news. This is the last video from Bolt that he sent to me. Bolt crashed until his death & # 39 ;.
To the cyclist's last words on his video: & # 39; Most problems occur because I don't give ****. & # 39;
Russian newspaper Paper Komsololskaya Pravda reported that at the time of the crash he sent SMS.
He died on the Russian highway M4, just over 66 km from Moscow on the way to Rostov-on-Don.
The Russian bicycle blogger Artem Boldyrev (photo left), 34, was reportedly killed just after posting a video in which he rode his motorcycle with his feet (right)
Wreck: The mutilated remains of the bicycle after the crash on a Russian highway that killed the bicycle blogger
Friends say that Boldyrev preferred to cycle without a helmet and said he would rather die than be disabled for life.
But in the fatal incident that he was wearing a helmet that went off when he crashed, it is clear.
He owned several motorcycles, but is believed to have died on his Harley Davidson.
Many of his fans paid tribute to the popular cyclist.
One read: & # 39; Thank you for your love for motorcycles! & # 39; You were busy doing what you love. You died while doing what you love. & # 39;
Known by his nickname Bolt, the blogger (photo) had nearly 300,000 followers on a YouTube channel named Moto Nexus and more on social media
A friend of Boldyrev said the blogger (photo) had sent him the video of his reckless driving just before he crashed
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