1978 Safari Rally
Rallying has claimed about two dozen drivers and co-drivers in the last four decades but spectators are equally at risk, if not more so. Unlike racing on closed courses, rally fans enjoy standing a few metres from the road with nothing between them and the speeding cars, often close enough to touch them.
At the 1978 Safari Rally, nine non-competitors were killed on transit stages. But the tradition of watching the race at close quarters remains and dozens of spectators have been killed or injured in the ensuring years.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation released this footage of a massive pileup on Highway 41/45 on December 8th, 2013 in Germantown, Wisconsin. T... More The Wisconsin Department of Transportation released this footage of a massive pileup on Highway 41/45 on December 8th, 2013 in Germantown, Wisconsin. Twelve people were injured, but there were no fatalities.
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