MSP's sorrow at Jim Clark Rally deaths
1 June 2014 Last updated at 01:30 BST
Three people have been killed in a collision between a vehicle and spectators at the Jim Clark Rally in the Scottish Borders, police say.
The incident occurred at about 16:00 BST when a car taking part in the motor racing event came off the road.
Speaking to the BBC, MSP John Lamont said that people in the area would be very saddened by the news as the race is a key event in the local calendar.