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Jeremy Clarkson, one of the trio of hosts on popular English motoring programme Top Gear, has been suspended by the BBC. The call for the suspension stems from an apparent “fracas” between Clarkson and one of the programme’s producers, who has been identified as Oisin Tymon.

According to multiple sources, the 54-year old host lost his temper after insufficient food was provided by the caterers following a day of shooting. It was there and then that the host had reportedly struck the producer. As a result, the remaining episodes of the current series will not air pending further investigation.

In light of the incident, the BBC has issued a statement. “Following a fracas with a BBC producer, Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended pending an investigation. No one else has been suspended. Top Gear will not be broadcast this Sunday. We will be making no further comment at this time.”