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85 Speedway drivers unite after tragedy strikes


85 Speedway driver Colby Finch passed away last week after an accident in Oklahoma, and he was honored by his fellow drivers and the fans at this past weekend’s event at the track.

Dave A. Vance, special to the EDN

A shadow of sadness hovered over 85 Speedway on Saturday night.

Colby Finch, driver of the No. 52x IMCA Modified, passed away Friday just one day after his 18th birthday. Finch suffered head injuries caused by a tragic accident while visiting relatives in Oklahoma last Wednesday.

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