Formula One test driver found dead

Spanish Formula One test driver Maria de Villota has been found dead in a hotel in Seville, Reuters have reported citing police.

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Crash injuries 'killed F1 driver'

Maria de Villota's family say doctors told them the Formula One driver died as a direct consequence of the testing accident she was involved in last year. The 33-year-old was found dead in a hotel Seville on Friday.