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Funeral for Tragic Powerboat Racer Today

Mike Lovell

9:09am 5th October 2012

The powerboat driver who tragically lost his life after a crash in Weymouth Bay will be laid to rest later.

Mike Lovell sustained serious injuries when his high speed boat flipped on the water during the Superstock event last month.

His funeral will be held at midday in Southampton.

Mr Lovell’s teammate and navigator Dan Whapples suffered serious injuries but survived the crash.

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