1967  ยป  Motor Trend 500

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Description Canadian Billy Foster was participating in a Friday practice session for the NASCAR Motor Trend 500 at Riverside. Driving Rudy Hoerr's Dodge Charger, a wheel drum blew out and he ran into the Turn 9 wall, crashed on the driver's side and struck his head on the barrier, killing him instantly.  
Year 1967 
Driver(s) Billy Foster
Category Stock Cars 
Series NASCAR Grand National 
Vehicle Dodge Charger 
Country United States 
Circuit Riverside 
Event Motor Trend 500 
Fatal Yes 
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Photo Credit UPI 
Tags Practice/Qualifying Crash 
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