The scene at Cadwell Park following the incident
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Eighteen-year-old rider killed at British Superbike Championship meeting

A rider has died following an accident at the British Superbikes Championship meeting at Cadwell park near Louth.

Ben Gautrey from Southport in Lancashire was one of several riders involved in the incident during the Metzeler National Superstock 600 race.

The 18-year-old was treated at the Lincolnshire circuit but died of head and chest injuries.

Crispin Rolfe reports.

  • 29 Aug 2011
  • From the section UK