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 Posted: Sun Aug 9th, 2015 10:21 am
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kargol



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Over half of the 1955 Indianapolis 500 starting line-up - 18 out of 33 - was killed racing or qualifying. That's quite the stat. Including seven of the first eight; the eighth suffered debilitating brain damage in a racing crash.

The guy in ninth died of cancer aged 41.



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