Pro Rally driver, action sporting activities legend and DC Footwear co-founder, Kenneth Paul Block or additional famously acknowledged as Ken Block handed absent in a snowmobile incident close to his residence in Utah, United states. He was a adorned rally driver and created the popular ‘Gymkhana’ online video sequence alongside with collaborating in a range of winter athletics like snowboarding, driving ATVs and so on. He experienced a partnership with Audi, building stunt films with electric powered Audi cars and trucks, and Porsche race automobiles as very well.
The Wasatch County Sheriff’s Business office in Utah, United states, released the adhering to statement on Ken Block’s death.
“On January 2, 2023, at roughly 2:00 p.m., the Wasatch County 911 Centre been given a phone reporting a snowmobile accident in the Mill Hollow location. Search and Rescue, together with legislation enforcement from Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office, Utah State Parks and the U.S. Forest Assistance responded. The driver, Kenneth Block, 55-12 months-previous male out of Park Town, Utah, was using a snowmobile on a steep slope when the snowmobile upended, landing on prime of him. He was pronounced deceased at the scene from accidents sustained in the accident. Mr. Block was riding with a group but was on your own when the incident occurred.”
Ken Block’s business and vehicle lifestyle brand name, Hoonigan, launched a assertion on his loss of life as perfectly.
“It can be with our deepest regrets that we can ensure that Ken Block passed away in a snowmobile incident nowadays. “Ken was a visionary, a pioneer, and an icon. And most importantly, a father and a husband.”
Ken Block was 55 many years and is survived by his spouse, Lucy, and his 3 daughters.