As per the Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office, Block was riding a snowmobile at around 2 PM on a steep slope when the car suddenly upended and landed on top of him. Officials say he was pronounced dead on spot due to injuries he suffered during the accident.
Mr. Block was riding with a group but was alone when the accident took place,” the sheriff’s office told in a statement. “We are devastated to hear of the loss of Kenneth and our hearts are with his family and friends so deeply affected.” Ken Block, rally car driving champion,
“Ken was a visionary, a pioneer and an icon. And most especially, a dad and spouse.” “He will be really missed.” Block was in Utah snowmobiling … and shared a pictures on Instagram prior Monday morning.
Of course, Ken was one of the most known Rally car drivers in the world …
Over the years, Block became a huge star on internet, amassing millions of followers and subscribers online.
Ken also left his identity in the skating fashion world. Block, along with business partner Damon Way, discovered the brand DC Shoes in 1994.Ken is survived by his wife named, Lucy and 3 kid. Block’s 16-year-old daughter named, Lia is also a driver.
The accident took place in Utah’s Wasatch County and the Sheriff’s Office told that Block was riding on a steep slope when the snowmobile upended and landed on top of him.
“He was pronounced deceased at the spot due to severe injuries sustained in the accident,” they told in a statement, including that he was riding in a group but was alone when the Tragic happened. Having begun his rallying career in 2005,
Block was who’s name is Rookie of the Year in the Rally America Championship. He competed in the World Rally Championship and won many rallycross medals at the X Games. Rest in peace.