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Incident at Elvington Airfield

Last modified: 2 October 2020 at 01:11pm

UPDATE: 11.30am 2 October 2020

Shortly after 4.30pm on 1 October 2020 police were called to a serious vehicle incident at Elvington Airfield near York. The incident occurred during a British Land Speed record attempt and the driver, 47 year-old Zef Eisenberg tragically died at the scene. Officers attended with the ambulance service and an investigation is ongoing.

Please respect the family’s privacy at this time.

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STATEMENT: 5.57pm 1 October 2020

Shortly after 4.30pm today (1 October 2020) police were called to a serious collision at Elvington Airfield near York. Officers are currently at the scene. Please do not try to access the airfield at this time.

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