Kansas Speedway on Thursday issued a statement on the death of NASCAR race car driver Jason Leffler in an accident at Bridgeport Speedway in New Jersey.
The Kansas Speedway statement:
“We were saddened to learn of the passing of Jason Leffler. Jason was a significant part of Kansas Speedway’s history, winning the first pole for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at our facility. Our thoughts and prayers are with Jason’s family, especially his son Charlie, and his friends."