Driver dies while trying to break British land speed record

A driver has died while trying to break the British land speed record.

The motorist was involved in a ‘serious collision’ at Elvington Airfield, in York, at 4.30pm, officers said. They have not been named by police.

In a statement, Motorsport UK said it had begun a full investigation alongside the event organiser and North Yorkshire Police.

They said: ‘Motorsport UK is deeply saddened to announce that a fatal accident occurred this afternoon at Elvington Airfield...
source: Metro

2020-10-02 00:47
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