Shawn Balluzzo Passes Away Following Modified Crash At Langley Speedwayby Hunter Thomas July 12, 2020 0 comments
On Saturday night at Langley Speedway in Virginia, modified driver, Shawn Balluzzo passed away following injuries sustained from an on-track accident.
Balluzzo was 64-years-old, and he was an 11-time track champion. He finished second in the first Modified feature on Saturday night. Last year, Balluzzo won 16 of the 17 modified features at Langley Speedway.
Balluzzo leaves behind his wife Terri and his three children.
Please keep Balluzzo’s family in your thoughts and prayers.
Official Statement from Langley Speedway:
“Our hearts are heavy this morning. Driver Shawn Balluzzo passed away following an incident during Saturday Night’s modified feature at Langley Speedway, leaving behind a championship legacy both on and off the track. He won the hearts of our fans with 11 track championships and a driving style that made him one of the most respected competitors we’ve ever known. The Langley Speedway family grieves at this terrible loss and offers our deepest condolences to his wife Terri and his three children. We ask that you respect the family’s privacy during this trying time. “
Photo Credit: Langley Speedway