2005  ยป Discount Auto Parts 200












With 2 laps remaining, one of the worst accidents in ARCA history unfolded on the backstretch. Joey Miller (#9) spun off turn 2, barely clipping Todd Kluever (#60) in the right rear, Kluever's car turned over onto it's roof, right into the path of Larry Foyt (#16) before doing numerous rolls. As smoke filled the backstretch, blinded drivers piled into the wreckage, including Kyle Krisiloff (#7) and Dan Shaver (#49) who was smashed in the rear, turning his car upside down.

Remarkably only Billy Venturini suffered serious injuries, breaking his neck and suffering severe ligament damage. Venturini spent a week in hospital and returned in the later part of the season. Various other drivers including Shaver and Kluever suffered minor injuries.
2005
Stock Cars
Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA)
Ford Taurus
Chevrolet Monte Carlo
Dodge Intrepid
United States
Oval (Paved)
Daytona International Speedway
Discount Auto Parts 200
No
AP; Speed51.com

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