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Isle of Man TT 2017: Davey Lambert dies in hospital after Superbike crash | Road | Sport

Davey Lambert, 48, from Gateshead, in Tyne and Wear, died yesterday following injuries sustained during the Superbike race on Sunday 4th June 2017 at the Isle of Man TT Races.

Davey Lambert had an accident at Greeba Castle on the third lap of the race and was treated at the scene before being taken by airmed to Nobles Hospital. He was subsequently transferred to Aintree Hospital in Liverpool where he passed away this evening.

Davey made his Mountain Course debut at the Manx Grand Prix in 2014, finishing fourth in the Newcomers A race and 24th in the Junior Manx Grand Prix of the same year.  He returned to the Manx Grand Prix in 2015 and recorded 9th and 11th place finishes in the Junior and Senior MGP respectively and was 8th in last year’s Senior MGP Race.

Our thoughts are with his partner Tracey, his family and friends.