NASCAR Driver Jason Leffler Killed in Crash

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Updated: 6/12/2013 10:49 pm

BRIDGEPORT, N.J. (AP) - NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died after an accident Wednesday night at a dirt car event at Bridgeport Speedway.


The 37-year-old Leffler, a two-time winner on the Nationwide Series, was pronounced dead shortly after 9 p.m., New Jersey State Police said.


Bridgeport Speedway is a 5/8-mile, high-banked dirt oval.


Leffler finished last Sunday at Pocono in his first NASCAR Sprint Cup start of the year.

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