The world of rallies had not recovered from the tragic death of Laura Salvo in a test in Portugal, when the fatal accident of another co-driver in Italy was confirmed.

Is about Salvatore Coniglio, a veteran sailor from Palermo who has lost his life after an accident during the rally Valle del Sosio, near the Sicilian town. According to the first investigations, the Renault Clio number 32 that he was driving Vito Parisi he lost control as he faced the Agrigento area, hit a post and bounced off a tree on the other side of the road. The test was immediately canceled. Coniglio, from 54 years, lost his life immediately.

Retired policeman, he had always been passionate about motoring. In fact, he was competing as an amateur in local rallies and had made a name for himself in the world. His professional work was limited to the small barracks in San Cipirello, his hometown, where once he retired, he continued to work as a Civil Protection volunteer.

For this reason, he was a much loved member of his community, which has caused the networks to flood with messages of condolence from Sicily.