April 8, 2008
The Day reported that a race car driver died in a Connecticut auto accident at Thompson International Speedway during the 2008 Ice Breaker race.
The Connecticut auto accident occurred during the racer's fourth lap when the car accident victim’s vehicle crashed into another vehicle then flipped over a wall and hit a billboard.
The 27-year-old driver died Sunday at Day Kimball Hospital.
This is the second fatal auto accident that has occurred at Thompson Speedway.