Statement: Spectator dies at Monte Carlo Rally
- 20th January 2017, 1:19am
Organisers of Rally Monte Carlo have confirmed the tragic death of a spectator who was injured during an incident on the opening stage of the rally.
A statement issued read:
“The Automobile Club de Monaco regrets to advise further details following incident of the car #4 (Paddon/Kennard) in SS 1.
The spectator was transported by helicopter from the stage to hospital in Nice. Despite the best efforts of the medical staff, the spectator has sadly died.
An investigation has commenced into the incident and all involved parties will provide assistance to the authorities.
Everyone associated with the event extends their deepest sympathies and condolences to the families, friends and individuals affected.”
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