THIS WEEK IN 1973: Planet Earth star's brother crashed car

John Attenborough, the younger brother of natural history legend Sir David Attenborough, was taken to hospital when his car collided with a horsebox.

Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 6:00 am

He was taken to the Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester, with a broken collar bone, shoulder blade and back injuries. The accident occurred when he was driving his Alfa Romeo sports car on the A31 at Poles Lane, near Winchester. A passenger in the horsebox was taken to hospital with Mr Attenborough.

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