Late last night, Connor Penhall—the son of former World Speedway Champion Bruce Penhall—was killed by an alleged drunk driver while working on the 10 freeway in Baldwin Park, California. The freeway was closed at the time and Connor was operating a concrete saw, but the driver went through the cones.
Connor was a regular competitor in various off-road and motocross events, including Day In The Dirt. He will be greatly missed. Connor was 21. For more information on the tragedy, click the links below.