The organisers of the Jim Clark Rally have issued the following statement. They would like to have issued this much sooner, but events have been happening rather fast and the Police have taken the lead in managing the incident and subsequent investigation. Needless to say the whole team is distraught and in shock:
A Statement from the Organisers of the Jim Clark Rally
of the Jim Clark Rally would like to extend their heartfelt condolences
and sympathy to all of the families and their friends who have been
affected by today's tragic events.
Our thoughts are especially with those who have lost family members and to the families of the injured spectators,
All members of the organising team are in shock and are cooperating fully with Police Scotland to establish the facts.