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Who was Dean Berta Vinales ?
Superbike star Dean Berta Vinales died at age 15 after his bike crashed in a race.
The young motorcyclist tragically passed away today after an accident in the Supersport 300 support race of the World Superbike Championship in Jerez.
The race had 11 laps when Spaniard Viñales crashed along with three other riders at turn two, forcing the director to put the red flag on the race.
“After a serious incident during WorldSSP300 Race 1, Dean Berta Vinales unfortunately succumbed to injuries,” World Superbike said in a statement.
Superbike star Dean Berta Vinales has died aged just 15 after his bike crashed
‘The cyclist suffered serious head and chest injuries. The medical vehicles arrived at the scene immediately and the cyclist was treated on the track, in an ambulance and at the Medical Center circuit.
“Despite the best efforts of the circuit’s medical staff, the Medical Center has announced that Berta Viñales has sadly succumbed to his injuries.”
The race and the rest of the action on Saturday were canceled.
Vinales is a cousin of MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales and participated in the Vinales Racing Team.
The statement added: ‘The WorldSBK family sends love to your family, loved ones and your team. Your personality, enthusiasm and commitment will be greatly missed.
“Everyone in motorcycle racing will miss you, Dean.” Travel in peace. ‘
The young motorcyclist tragically passed away today following a crash in the Supersport 300 support race
World Superbike said Vinales was’ enjoying a recent hot run in his rookie season at the FM Supersport 300 World Championship.
He claimed ‘the best of fourth place at Magny-Cours in Race 2. And he backs it up with sixth place in Race 2 Barcelona-Catalunya, having set the fastest lap in Race 1.
He “He showed great potential during the Spanish Round of Motul, in the leading group and starting with his best result in the Superpole of the tenth”.
“We are devastated by the tragic loss of @ DeanBerta21 following an accident in today’s # WorldSSP300 Race 1,” MotoGP wrote on Twitter.
“Sending all our love and strength to Maverick Vinales and all of Dean’s family, his team and his loved ones.”
Six-time MotoGP champion Marc Márquez wrote: ‘Rest in peace, Dean. All my support to family and friends. ‘
Jeffrey Buis, who races for Kawasaki, was declared the winner based on the results of the last completed lap.
Dean Berta Vinales Quicks and Facts
- Dean Berta Vinales died after crashing in a World Superbike Championship race
- Spanish prodigy was 11 laps in when he crashed with three fellow drivers today
- Emergency medics treated the 15-year-old but he succumbed to his injuries