Cajon sad news cancels April 19th event

Cajon Speedway has cancelled its races scheduled for this Saturday April 19, 2003. The season will resume Friday night, April 25 with the "KGB Race of Champions" featuring Winston Cup stars Sterling Marlin, Kenny Schrader, Jimmy Spencer and Kenny...

Cajon Speedway has cancelled its races scheduled for this Saturday April 19, 2003. The season will resume Friday night, April 25 with the "KGB Race of Champions" featuring Winston Cup stars Sterling Marlin, Kenny Schrader, Jimmy Spencer and Kenny Wallace. The regular season will resume Saturday night, April 26 with the late model sportsman, street stocks, pony stocks, and bomber stocks.

For those of you who did not know, our track promoter Steve Brucker was shot and killed yesterday, Monday April 14. According to the San Diego County Sheriffs' Department, Steve called 911 himself about 2:30 pm Monday afternoon and reported he had been shot in the chest when he answered a knock on his door in his home. Paramedics took Steve to Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego where he was declared dead about 4:00.

Steve is survived by his wife Bonnie, sons Eric and Adam, his parents Earle and Marilyn, his brother Kevin and sister-in-law Doris. The Brucker family has operated Cajon Speedway since the track opened in 1961.

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Series NASCAR , Stock car
Drivers Jimmy Spencer , Kenny Wallace , Sterling Marlin