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Photo Credit: Courtesy Nieuwsblad

MICHAEL  CORNETTE

News Organization: KRANT VAN WEST-VLAANDEREN

Died: 2012

Location: BELGIUM

Cornette, a newspaper reporter, was covering preparations for the Brussels Motor Show when he was killed in a car accident. He was on a test ride of a sports car he was writing about when the driver lost control of the vehicle and it crashed, killing Cornette.