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Wayne Bailey

Age: 47

top-fuel drag racing driver who crashed during qualifying at an International Hot Rod Association event at Red River Raceway in Gilliam, La. and died the next morning; ninth in the national standings at the time of his death; of injuries sustained in the crash

Died: Shreveport, La., Oct. 14

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