ROME: A 19-year-old MotoGP rider has died in an accident during an Italian Grand Prix qualifier.
Swiss Moto 3 rider Jason Dupasquier is dead. The accident happened on Saturday at the Mughal circuit.
The star was airlifted to a hospital in Florence shortly after the accident.
We’re deeply saddened to report the loss of Jason Dupasquier
On behalf of the entire MotoGP family, we send our love to his team, his family and loved ones
You will be sorely missed, Jason. Ride in peace pic.twitter.com/nZCzlmJsVi
– MotoGP ™ 🏁 (@MotoGP) May 30, 2021
During the race, DuPont Square collided with other riders, Ayumusaki and Jeremy Alcoba. Then his own bike hit the body of the star.
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