A 15-year-old young man was found dead this Thursday, September 29, 2022 at the Center International de Valbonne (Alpes-Maritimes). According to Nice morning and France Blue , he would have been discovered by members of staff very early in the morning, in the courtyard of the establishment. This second-year student was registered as an extern.
A fall from a footbridge?
An investigation has been opened by the Grasse prosecutor to determine the circumstances of the death. According Nice morning, the high school student was carrying paint bombs on him and could have fallen from a footbridge. A psychological unit has been set up by the academic inspectorate to take care of students and teachers.
On Twitter, the president of the PACA Region, Renaud Muselier, mentioned a “terrible drama”. “On behalf of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, with immense emotion, I send all my condolences to the family of the young man”, he wrote. The mayor of Nice Christian Estrosi also reacted by sending his condolences to the family and his “support for the educational community and its comrades”.
According France Bluea student had already been found dead at the Center International de Valbonne in November 2020.