One of the rally drivers who this Sunday was participating in the XXXVIII Ascent to Urraki, in Azpeitia, (Guipúzcoa) died after run off the track and collide with a wall, as reported by the Basque Department of Security.
Azpeitia GI-3740 2.5 https://t.co/y9PmHOORLJ a traffic accident, in a sporting event, unfortunately one person died.
Azpeitia GI-3740 PK 2.5. Traffic accident in sports event, unfortunately a deceased #trafficpic.twitter.com/z9h9Mmb9PG
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The victim is Iñaki Irigoien, who suffered an accident at the controls of Tracking RC 01, vehicle that premiered in this test. .
The event occurred a few minutes before 11 a.m., when the sports car it circulated at kilometer 2.5 of the GI-3740. Apparently, the car has left the road and has collided with a wall.
To the place, troops from the DYA, agents of the Ertzaintza, as well as a doctor who was present at the place and who has only been able to certify the death of the pilot.