|HSH Princess Tatiana of Hohenlohe-Langenburg and Hubertus Stephan|
Hubertus Stephan, the husband of Princess Tatiana of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, was killed in an accident in his off-road vehicle. His two young sons, Wolf, 4 and Carl, 6, witnessed the accident, according to several German news reports.
Mr. Stephan was 47 years old.
The accident took place "on a steep slope," in Aurach near Kitzbühel, Austria at about 5 p.m., on May 10. Mr. Stephan had seen the danger of the off-road tour in advance and got his sons out of the car in time. He then drove his Mercedes down a wet meadow down a hill, where he lost control of his car. The car overturned several times and crashed into a tree.
Mr. Stephan suffered fatal injuries in the crash. His two sons were cared for by a crisis intervention team until their mother arrived.
Princess Tatiana of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, 43, is one of two daughters of Prince Andreas and Princess Luise of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. Prince Andreas's mother, Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark, was Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh's eldest sister. The Prince of Wales and Princess Tatjana are second cousins.
Princess Tatiana and Hubertus Stephan were married in Munich on October 9, 2010.
Mr. Stephan was the son of Thomas Friedrich Christian Stephan and Maria Johanna Denk. He was born at Gräfelfing on November 21, 1970.
He is survived by his wife, Princess Tatjana, and their two sons Carl Casper Stephan,(January 22, 2012, at Munich) and Wolf Thomas Dres Stephan (October 5, 2013, at Graefelfing)