Tag: Dan Wheldon

Massive Wreck Kills Indy 500 Winner Dan Wheldon, 33

On Sunday, October 17, 2011, two-time Indy 500 winner, Dan Wheldon age thirty-three, lost his life at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. He was caught up in a fifteen-car pileup, flew over a vehicle, and burst into flames as the car crashed into a catch fence. This was the IndyCar’s season ending race. The accident