Track owner hit and killed by car outside speedway

A man is dead after police say a car hit him while he crossed a Kentucky highway.

State police say the car hit 67-year-old Wince Mayabb as he crossed Kentucky 191 in Wolfe County last night. He died at the scene.

The accident happend in front of the Kentucky 191 Speedway, which Mayabb and his sons had just opened this year.

Family members tell us opening the speedway was a longtime dream for Mayabb.

The driver, 55-year-old Victoria Grass, was also taken to a hospital. State police say they're still investigating the crash.


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