Another journalist covering the World Cup in Qatar has also passed away.
The journalist identified as Khalid al-Misslam on died Sunday just hours after American soccer journalist Grant Wahl passed away.
Khalid al-Misslam, a photojournalist for Al Kass TV and “died suddenly” while covering the tournament in the country, according to the Gulf-Times.
The circumstances of al-Misslam’s death were unclear but the announcement was made on the same day that a security guard was seriously injured when he fell at Lusail Iconic Stadium, the Guardian reported.
Who was Khalid al-Misslam?
Khalid al-Misslam was a Qatari photojournalist working for Al Kass TV.
Khalid al-Misslam died in his 30s.
So far, no further information has been released about Al Misslam’s death on Saturday.
The Gulf Times, a Qatari news outlet, sent its condolences to the family via social media.