OTHER SEPANG FATALITIES
May 16, 2014
Malaysian rider Amaludin Abd Rahman, 42, was killed during the Malaysian Super Series at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) last Friday.
He was taking part in a practice session when he reportedly lost control of his bike and hit a tyre wall. He was taken to Putrajaya Hospital where he later died.
Sept 21, 2013
Veteran safety marshal Satish Suppiah, 44, was killed when a bike ploughed into him during a practice session at the SIC.
He was waving the chequered flag at the finish line when the accident took place.
Oct 23, 2011
Italian MotoGP rider Marco Simoncelli, 24, was killed in a crash at the Malaysian Grand Prix in Sepang.
He crashed in the second lap and was hit by riders Colin Edwards and Valentino Rossi as he slid across the track on his Honda.
His helmet was knocked off in the incident.