Pikes Peak International Hill Climb: Investigation Into Carlin Dunne’s Fatal Crash Completed

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb: Investigation Into Carlin Dunne’s Fatal Crash Completed

© 2019, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. From a press release issued By Pikes Peak International Hill Climb:.

Carlin Dunne Accident Information

July 2, 2019

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb’s Race Director and Race Safety Team have completed their investigation regarding the racing accident with Carlin Dunne that occurred on June 30, 2019 during the 97th Running of the Race to the Clouds.

The motorcycle was inspected and there were no signs of a mechanical failure.

After reviewing footage from the incident, it appears that the rider highsided coming into the last turn before the Finish Line.

“We mourn the tragic death of Carlin and he will remain in our hearts forever as part of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb family. Carlin was loved by everyone who was lucky enough to know him. We not only lost one of the greatest ever to compete on Pikes Peak, but more importantly an irreplaceable friend to this organization,” said Megan Leatham, Executive Director. 

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