Co-driver killed in Rally Šumava race

A female co-driver was killed in a Rally Šumava race in the Plzeň area on Saturday. Navigator Alena Krejčíková died later in hospital after injuries sustained in the opening stage of the rally, a local police spokesperson told the Czech News agency.

The first event in the Czech national rally championship was initially halted before being abandoned completely.

Author: Ian Willoughby