The racing world lost one of its own this weekend. World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series driver Jason Johnson passed away Sunday morning after an on-track incident during Saturday's feature event at Beaver Dam Raceway in Wisconsin. Johnson, 41, is survived by his wife, Bobbi, and his five-year-old son, Jaxx.

 

Johnson's passing sent shockwaves through the racing community on Sunday as drivers from all different disciplines sent their condolences on social media.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Johnson's wife announced details for his memorial service on her personal Facebook page. The service will be held on Wednesday, June 27 at his race shop in Rocky Mount, Missouri at 6:30 p.m. CT.

 

The World of Outlaws has set up a GoFundMe page to help support Bobbi and Jaxx Johnson. That page can be found here.

 

-Photo credit: Speed51.com/MoJo Photos

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Racing Community Reacts to Passing of Jason Johnson