"I took the decision to suspend the race. The reason for this is entirely simple – safety, which remains the core principal of our expeditions," Ed Parker, the expedition director said.
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The child died on her injuries and another 14-year-old girl was injured after the buggy they were travelling in was involved in a car crash.
Cloud thickening from the west throughout the day. Rain in northwest later.
The Songs of Praise presenter has voluntarily agreed not to appear on BBC whilst an investigation takes place.