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Henry Surtees (1991-2009)

by Ryan Stringfield
Posted July 21, 2009 at 10:18 am Injury, open wheel racing news

In sad news, Formula Two driver Henry Surtees, the son of 1964 F1 World Champion John Surtees, passed away following a freak racing incident at Brands Hatch. The 18-year-old driver was struck in the head by a detached wheel from another competitor’s car while exiting Westfield Bend.

Our thoughts and condolences go out to Henry’s family and friends. Feel free to leave comments in the section below.

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