Bryan Clauson


Age: 27

dirt-track racing driver considered as the best dirt-track racer in the U.S. who was chasing the U.S. Automobile Club's all-time wins mark having racked up 112 already and was well on his way to compete in 200 events this season alone, but who had earned 27 victories in 116 starts and led three laps of the Indianapolis 500 on May 29, 2016 only hours before winning a sprint car race 50 miles away in Kokomo, Nebraska.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a race collision

Born: June 15, 1989

Died: August 7, 2016

Lincoln, Nebraska