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Racing driver Anthoine Hubert dies after Formula Two crash

A serious accident involving several drivers during Formula 2 races at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in the Belgian Spa on August 31, 2019, Track Marshall lifts a damaged vehicle by French driver Anthoine Hubert from BWT Arden.

In a statement, the race car agency said that BWT Arden driver Herbert died at the age of 22 following the "serious incident" at Juan-Francorchamps, accumulating three times in the second lap of the race, including Juan Juan Correa and Giuliano. . Alessi.

A serious accident involving several drivers during Formula 2 races at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in the Belgian Spa on August 31, 2019, Track Marshall lifts a damaged vehicle by French driver Anthoine Hubert from BWT Arden.

A serious accident involving several drivers during Formula 2 races at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in the Belgian Spa on August 31, 2019, Track Marshall lifts a damaged vehicle by French driver Anthoine Hubert from BWT Arden.
(AFP)

The FIA ​​killed motorcycle prospect Anthoine Hubert on Saturday in a crash during the Formula 2 race before the F1 Belgian Grand Prix this weekend, the FIA ​​said.

In a statement, the race car agency said that BWT Arden driver Herbert died at the age of 22 following the "serious incident" at Juan-Francorchamps, accumulating three times in the second lap of the race, including Juan Juan Correa and Giuliano. . Alessi.

"On the spot, emergency and medical staff attended immediately and all the drivers were taken to the medical center."

"As a result of this incident, the FIA ​​regretted that the driver of vehicle number 19, Antoine Hubert (FRA), succumbed to his injury and died at 18:35."

The FIA ​​said Juan Manuel Correa was in a "stable state" at the CHU hospital in Liege.

Herbert was the Renault F1 junior and dominant GP3 ​​series champion, and thanks to his strong performance in the junior category, he fully sponsored Renault preparing for a big future.

He has twice won the French and Monaco Grand Prix meetings in this season's F2 Championship.

He and Correa crashed at the fast Raidillon corner exit on one of the fastest sections of the fastest and most demanding Spa-Francorchamps circuit, currently the oldest in Grands Prix.

Herbert's car hit a wall in Ray Dillon and crashed into Correa's Sauber Junior Team car at high speeds, shattering Correa's car in an accident and shattering Herbert's vehicle, the main monocoque that separates from behind.

When the car's nose cone was broken and trapped in the cockpit, Correa's feet were exposed and shocked.

Source: AFP

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