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For the First Time in France, a Motorcyclist was Buried with his Bike

Thursday, November 2, 2017, a 46-year-old was buried with his bike in St. Roch near Tours (Indre-et-Loire). A first in France. 200 bikers are come to worship him.

It was his last wish. In St. Roch, near Tours (Indre-et-Loire), a motorcyclist aged 46 years old was buried, Thursday, November 2, 2017 with his motorcycle , reveals France 3 . The biker died late October as the result of a road accident.

This is a first in France .

200 bikers to worship him

The mayor of the municipality has given permission for this unusual burial. He first learned about the law to bury a vehicle: no ban. “As it was a special request, a decontamination certificate is requested and it requires a little deeper vault,” he said to our colleagues from France Bleu:

“It was I who announced the death in the family. This is something strong. I gave an agreement as a man.”

Now the forty year old, now sits with his motorcycle, a Yamaha R6 Rossi Replica. The ceremony took place in private.



In order to pay their last tribute, nearly 200 bikers from all corners of France, gathered at the scene of the accident. A minute of silence was observed for “Nono”, a man deeply involved in the community.

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