1938  ยป Governor's Sweepstakes

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Description Billy Winn, 28, died at the Springfield Hospital of a broken neck after a wreck on the sixth lap of the 100-mile feature race at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. His car apparently threw a tire, causing it to overturn, throwing Winn from the car.  
Year 1938  
Driver(s) Billy Winn
Category Open Wheelers  
Series American Automobile Association (AAA) (Non-Championship)  
Vehicle  
Country United States  
Circuit Illinois State Fairgrounds  
Event Governor's Sweepstakes  
Fatal Yes  
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Photo Credit AP  
Tags Ejected  
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