NHRA driver Scott Kalitta, 46, was killed in a fiery crash during a drag race at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park on Saturday. Witnesses said the driver was speeding at en estimated 300 mph during the NHRA Super Nationals when the engine of his Toyota Solara exploded in a ball of flames.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to his wife, children, family, friends and competitors.
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