Crash at Italy's Targa Florio rally kills Welshman
PALERMO, Sicily—Organizers of the Targa Florio rally around northern Sicily say a Welsh navigator has been killed in a crash.
Gareth Roberts was teamed Saturday with Irish driver Craig Breen in the second stage of the rally when their
Targa Florio says on its Web site that nearby emergency crews responded immediately but Roberts died instantly. Breen was unhurt.
Organizers immediately ended the rally, which was in its 96th edition. The 105-mile Targa Florio this year became part of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge, taking the place of Hungary's Mecsek Rally.