19 October 2012

2012 La Carrera Panamericana: Day 1 Fatality

Friday, 4:30pm:  There have been numerous reports of one fatality during a rollover crash today. I'm going to post what I have heard, both from folks at the race and on the Internet. It reportedly involved Studebaker #130 from Mexico. Please comment if you have further information.

Blessings to all, this is horrible news.

The fatality has been confirmed:
http://lacarrerapanamericana.com.mx/noticias_ficha.php?id=000070  


The LCP website has been down since the early evening of 10/19/12; here are more articles:

http://www.zonafranca.mx/muere-copiloto-javier-davalos-en-el-arranque-de-la-carrera-panamericana/  

http://www.oem.com.mx/esto/notas/n2739424.htm

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