France - Grand Prix Aka Crash Kills Jo Schlesser In French Grand Prix (1968)


No title. Racing driver Jo Schlesser is killed in crash at French Grand Prix, Rouen, France.

L/S crowd. Various shots cars going past camera in the French Grand Prix, in pouring rain. L/S Jo Schlesser's car burning by the side of the track. Firemen surround the wreckage, other cars go past. There is an explosion in the wreckage and it starts to burn even more fiercely. L/S wreckage burning with firemen playing hoses onto it. M/S men carrying Schlesser's body on stretcher. Panning shot car driving back onto track after spinning off. Top shot race. C/U two women looking concerned. M/S winner, Jackie Ickx with trophy, he looks quite sombre.

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Video by British Pathé
Duration 01:27
Series Formula 1
Tags crash, vintage racing

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