2013 24 Heures du Mans - Official statement about the tragic accident

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Allan Simonsen’s body has been returned to his family.

Allan Simonsen
Allan Simonsen

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Following the accident at 15h09 today, Saturday 22nd June 2013, which claimed the life of Allan Simonsen, driver of the No.95 Aston Martin, an investigation has been launched as is the case for every fatal accident on a public road.

This investigation is moving towards the fact that he went off track due to circumstances in the race.

Allan Simonsen’s body has been returned to his family.

The Aston Martin Racing team has decided to continue with the participation of its other cars, at the request of the family, and in tribute to Allan Simonsen.

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Tags aco, aston martin, lemans, simonsen