British racing driver Sean Edwards killed in crash in Australia
Tuesday 15th October 2013
British racing driver Sean Edwards has died in a crash at the Queensland Raceway in Australia.
The 26-year-old, born in London, was a passenger in a Porsche which hit the barriers during a private test session.
Edwards is currently leading the Porsche Supercup championship, a series which supports Formula 1 races.
He is the son of former F1 driver Guy Edwards, who pulled Niki Lauda out of his burning Ferrari after a crash at the Nurburgring in 1976.