Segway company owner dies after falling using own product

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 27, 2010 14:45

Jimi Heselden, the multi-millionaire owner of the Segway company died Sunday after he fell of a cliff riding one of the machines that his company produces.

Heselden, 62, plunged into a river in Yorth Yorkshire, UK, while riding around his large estate.

Police were called after receiving reports that a man had been found dead in the River Wharfe.

A Segway-style vehicle was also recovered at the scene.


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