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Tributes pour in for crash victim

63-year-old Stephen Jewell lost his life at Snetterton yesterday Credit: Gloucestershire Echo

Tributes have been pouring in today from people within the motorsport industry for Stephen Jewell who was killed following a crash at Norfolk's Snetterton circuit on Sunday.

The 63-year-old died when his 1924 Bugatti T35B collided with the crash barriers after leaving the track.

Mr Jewell, from Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire, was well-known within the motorsport community and was an experienced competitor.

Many people took to Twitter to pay their respects, including David Betts, who wrote:

"Saddened by the death of Bugatti racer Stephen Jewell at Snetterton yesterday. Doesn't happen often. A shock when it does."

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