The bike racing neighborhood is grieving after shedding considered one of its personal at far too younger an age.
Spanish bike rider Hugo Millán handed away at age 14 on Sunday, July 25 from accidents sustained after he fell off his automobile that day throughout the Hawkers European Expertise Cup, the race’s organizers confirmed in an announcement. The occasion passed off on the MotorLand Aragón Circuit in Alcañiz, Spain.
“We’re deeply saddened to report that Hugo Millán succumbed to his accidents after a crash within the HETC race,” race organizer FIM CEV Repsol said in a message posted to Twitter, alongside a photograph of the teenager. “We ship all our love and assist to his household, staff and family members. We’ll miss you Hugo.”
In accordance with the Related Press, the crash occurred throughout the occasion’s second lap after Hugo’s bike went down, and he was struck by one other rider whereas trying to get out of the best way of the race. The opposite rivals weren’t severely injured within the collision.