Terrible tragedy at the European Talent Cup: motorcycle youngster Hugo Millan died as a result of a serious accident in the race.
The motorsport world mourns the loss of Hugo Millan, who passed away much too early at the age of 14. The young driver died after a serious crash at the European Talent Cup.
The Spaniard fell in Aragon in his home country 13 laps before the end of the race. The following pilot Pawelec from Poland could no longer evade, detected the Millan.
The race management broke off immediately. The medical team could no longer save the 14-year-old. After being transported by helicopter to the hospital in Zaragoza, the Iberian died from his injuries.
His team “Cuna de Campeones” wrote on Twitter: “We are very sorry to inform you that Hugo Millán has left us. We will always remember you for your smile, your big heart and your professionalism. Rest in peace , Hugo. You will always be in our hearts and we will remember you smiling as always. We love you. “
Millan had already taken four podiums in the racing series this year.
This summer, the death of 19-year-old Jason Dupasquier had shocked the sport. The Swiss had also been hit by a driver behind him in a Moto3 race.