Moscow / Riyadh: A Russian truck collided with a helicopter during the 2021 Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. Two days ago, a French motorcyclist was killed in an accident during the race.
According to Russian media, a Russian truck collided with a helicopter during the Dakar Rally 2021 in Saudi Arabia this year.
According to reports, the truck of the Russian Kamaz Master team driven by Anton Sheblov collided with the helicopter of the organizers of the Dakar Rally Marathon. According to Russian media, the incident took place during the twelfth stage of the marathon.
Video of the incident was also made by the people present there.
Eric Khairalin, the Russian team’s press attaches, told the media that when the truck sped off on the springboard during the race, it touched one end of the helicopter very close, the helicopter was flying very low.
Fortunately, the truck’s minor collision and the helicopter pilot’s present mind narrowly escaped a major accident that resulted in minor damage to the truck’s intake.
Two days ago, a French motorcyclist was killed in a Dakar rally.
According to international media, French motorcyclist Biar Sherban was involved in an accident during the seventh round in which he was seriously injured. The motorcyclist was being flown by air ambulance from Jeddah to France but died on the way.
The Saudi Ministry of Sports and the Dakar Rally administration have expressed their condolences to the family of the motorcyclist.