Rider killed at Isle of Man TT

Updated: May 27, 2013, 10:58 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Organizers of the Isle of Man TT Races say Japanese rider Yoshinari Matsushita was killed during practice Monday on the road course.

The British-based Auto Cycle Union issued a statement on the race website to confirm the 43-year-old Matsushita was killed in an accident at Ballacrye in the north of the island. The practice session was immediately stopped.

The ACU said Matsushita was an experienced rider from Saitama, Japan, who won the 2008 Motegi Endurance race and first ...

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