The Scots rally driver Colin McRae, who was killed along with his five-year-son in a helicopter crash, found it hard to come to terms with the end of his career and "struggled a bit with the whole retirement thing", his widow has revealed.
The Scots rally driver Colin McRae, who was killed along with his five-year-son in a helicopter crash, found it hard to come to terms with the end of his career and \"struggled a bit with the whole retirement thing\", his widow has revealed.
KILLED: Rally driver Colin McRae died in helicopter crash.
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Alison McRae, interviewed for a new book on her husband, said he wondered what he could do with his life once he left the world of the professional sportsman behind.
The book also carries a moving tribute by McRae's daughter, Hollie, who is now 14. She spoke of "the big, friendly family man" and said: "A bit of me dies slowly inside every time I think I won't see Dad or Johnny again for the rest of my time on Earth."
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