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1964Killed during World 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in fiery crash that led to development of fire suits and new fuel cell
1975Killed practicing for the Austrian Grand Prix
1982Killed during qualifying for the Indianapolis 500
1982Killed during practice for the Tony Bettenhausen 200 at the Milwaukee Mile
1982Killed qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix
1985Killed practicing for Winn-Dixie 500 at Martinsville Speedway
1989Killed during Atlanta Journal 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, caused heart attack
1991Killed during Bud at the Glen, Watkins Glen
1992Killed during practice run on Champion 400, Michigan International Speedway
1992Killed during practice run for Indianapolis 500
1994Killed during practice run for Daytona 500
1994Killed during practice run at Daytona International Speedway
1994Killed during qualifying for the San Marino Grand Prix
1994Killed during the San Marino Grand Prix
1996Killed during practice run for Indianapolis 500 after he had won the pole
1996Killed during Toronto Molson Indy that also killed a track employee
1996Killed after crash at the Mac Tools US Nationals
1997Killed during Truck Series race at Homestead
1999Killed during practice run for the Shell 300 at Laguna Seca Raceway
1999Killed after hitting wall at 220 MPH during The 500 at California Speedway
2000Killed during practice run for Busch Series race at New Hampshire International Speedway
2000Killed during practice for 300 at New Hampshire International Speedway
2000Killed during Truck Series O'Reilly 400 at Texas Motor Speedway
2001Killed on last lap crash at the Daytona 500
2001Killed during ARCA EasyCare 100, his death convinced NASCAR to mandate the HANS Device for all drivers
2002Killed practicing for ARCA EasyCare 100 after a car hit him in the driver's side as he was unbuckling his seat belt killing him instantly
2004Killed during eliminations at the NHRA Sears Craftsman Nationals
2006Killed during practice for Toyota Indy 300 at Homestead
2007Killed after severe tire shake caused brain damage while testing funny car at Gainesville Raceway
2008Killed during qualifying at Lucas Oil NHRA SuperNationals

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