Ricky Hendrick

 

 

Age: 24

 

Summary: up-and-coming professional racecar driver and son of former NASCAR Busch Series driver and owner Rick Hendrick who began his career driving a Busch car for his father, but retired in 2002 because of a racing-related shoulder injury and who later became co-owner of his father's stock-car racing firm Hendrick Motorsports, one of the nation's biggest network of auto dealerships that drove to the series championship last season.

 

 

Cause of Death: Plane crash

 

Born: April 2, 1980

 

Died: October 24, 2004

 

Location: Martinsville, Virginia