The Association of road traffic victims adopts the decision of Beverwijk to a street to Marco Bakker to mention. The association finds it inappropriate that the singer will be honored with a street.
On October 31, 1997, caused the Bakery on the parking deck of the Amsterdam ArenA, a deadly accident in which a 38-year-old woman was killed. He had too much to drink and drove to hard. Baker was here in June 1998 for sentenced. A spokesman of the association, calls the naming of the street a schoffering of the next of kin.
The singer’s fourth Friday evening of his eightieth birthday with a concert in Beverwijk. On that occasion, surprised mayor Martijn Smit Baker with a street sign. The Marco Bakkerstraat should be in a new district where the streets are named after famous Inner artists.