Rider dies in crash at Isle of Man Senior TT

BY foxsports • June 10, 2016

32-year-old Andrew Soar was killed in crash at the Senior TT during the Isle of Man TT on Friday. It was the fourth reported fatality from the event this week.

The Isle of Man TT is a series of motorcycle and sidecar races that take place on the infamous 37.73-mile Snaefell Mountain Course on the Isle of Man each May. The 6-lap Senior TT is the premier event that wraps up the two weeks of racing and practice. Soar was competing in the Senior TT when he had an accident at Keppel Gate.

Soar was the second rider to succumb to injuries sustained at the Isle of Man TT on Friday, after 58-year-old Ian Bell was killed in a sidecar crash.

27-year-old sidecar driver Dwight Beare and motorcycle rider Paul Shoesmith were killed in separate incidents on Saturday.

The Isle of Man TT posted the following to its official Facebook page on Saturday:


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