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Apr 28, 2002

Liam Magee Killed In Shell Advance Australian Superbike Championship Round At Mallala

Copyright 2002, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc.<BR><BR>By Mike Esdaile<BR><BR>Former GP star Kevin Magee's 19-year-old nephew, Liam Magee, was killed at South Australia's Mallala Raceway on Saturday during qualifying for Round Three of the Shell Advance Australian Superbike Championship.<BR><BR>Reports indicate Magee's Suzuki GSX-R1000 left black tire marks on the track at the point it left the circuit.<BR><BR>Magee was speared head-first into an UNPROTECTED (unpadded) concrete wall. He suffered massive, head, neck and spinal injuries.