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Crash Kills Swiss Davis Cup Coach

August 2, 2002

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BIEL, Switzerland (AP) _ Peter Carter, the coach of Switzerland Davis Cup team, died Thursday of injuries sustained in a car accident while on vacation in South Africa.

Swiss Tennis said Carter crashed early Thursday, but gave no other details.

``The news of his death has come as a complete shock to all of us,″ federation president Christine Ungricht said.

Carter, 37, had trained Swiss star Roger Federer before taking over as coach of the Davis Cup and national men’s teams last November.

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