Formula 1 Race

15 Most Tragic Deaths Of Formula One Drivers

9. Peter Collins (1958)

Collin’s death happened in the same year as his teammate Luigi Musso. His accident occurred when his Ferrari hit a ditch and flew into the air. Collins was thrown out of the car and hit a tree. He suffered head injuries and died.

The death of Collins made his teammate Hawthorn to quit the track. Hawthorn later died in a car accident just like his former teammates Collins and Musso.