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Germany’s Prince Otto of Hesse, 55, is killed in motorcycle horror crash on motorway

Germany’s Prince Otto of Hesse, 55, is killed in motorbike horror crash on motorway


A GERMAN prince has been killed in a horror motorcycle accident on a Bavarian autobahn.

Prince Otto of Hesse died within the early hours of Sunday after crashing his £18,000 Ducati right into a barrier close to Lake Constance.

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Prince Otto of Hesse died within the early hours of Sunday[/caption]

In response to German newspaper Bild, the 55-year-old died from his accidents on the scene of the tragedy.

The prince – who was obsessed with motorbikes and sports activities automobiles – was travelling at velocity on the time, say German cops.

The reason for the accident just isn’t but identified however the motorcycle is assumed to have began swerving after overtaking one other car.

“For causes not but identified, the rider misplaced management of his car, began to swerve and crashed into the guard rail,” a police report acknowledged.

A police spokesman instructed regional publication TZ the accident might have been attributable to extreme velocity.

He crashed his £18,000 Ducati into a motorway barrier in Bavaria
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He crashed his £18,000 Ducati right into a motorway barrier in Bavaria[/caption]

The cause of the prince's tragic accident is not yet known
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The reason for the prince’s tragic accident just isn’t but identified[/caption]

In 2010, the royal was handed a nine-month driving ban after he was caught driving too quick in a automobile in Munich.

He not too long ago shared an image of himself sitting along with his arms crossed on the highly effective bike he was driving when he died.

In addition to being an enormous sports activities automobile and motorcycle fan, the prince owned a number of McDonald’s franchises.

One affiliate mentioned the royal had even, very at times,  “fried the burgers himself”.

Writing on Fb, his workers described him as “the very best boss on this planet’.”

“The outlet he leaves behind is big, however we are going to do all the things in our energy to maintain the eating places working in his title,” they mentioned.


Otto was the second son of William of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld and is a descendant of King Frederick William III of Prussia and of William V of Orange-Nassau.

He married Carla Blickhaauser in Las Vegas in 1998 they usually have 4 youngsters, Prince Max, 21, Princess Elena, 20, Prince Moritz, 13, and Prince Leopold, 11.

In response to royal genealogist Daniel Willis, he was 1,461st in line for the British throne, experiences CEN.

The royal died from his injuries at the scene of the crash
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The royal died from his accidents on the scene of the crash[/caption]