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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 line with German newspaper Bild, the 55-year-old died from his accidents on the scene of the tragedy.

The prince – who was keen about motorbikes and sports activities vehicles – was travelling at velocity on the time, say German cops.

The reason for the accident is just not but identified however the motorcycle is assumed to have began swerving after overtaking one other automobile.

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

A police spokesman advised regional publication TZ the accident could have been brought on by 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 is just not 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 together with his arms crossed on the highly effective bike he was using 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 stated the royal had even, very from time to time,  “fried the burgers himself”.

Writing on Fb, his staff described him as “the most effective boss on the planet’.”

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


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 kids, Prince Max, 21, Princess Elena, 20, Prince Moritz, 13, and Prince Leopold, 11.

In line with royal genealogist Daniel Willis, he was 1,461st in line for the British throne, reviews 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]