Mercer Raceway Tribute

Special Tribute Lap Ran at Mercer Raceway Park Saturday MERCER, PA (7/31/99) - Saturday night at Mercer Raceway Park, two drivers paid tribute to Laura Boyles, girlfriend of a fellow competitor who lost her life in a boating accident earlier in...

Special Tribute Lap Ran at Mercer Raceway Park Saturday

MERCER, PA (7/31/99) - Saturday night at Mercer Raceway Park, two drivers paid tribute to Laura Boyles, girlfriend of a fellow competitor who lost her life in a boating accident earlier in the week.

Sprint car driver Joe McEwen and limited modified driver Andy Reese took one tribute lap to Laura before Saturday’s racing action began. Laura was the girlfriend of limited modified driver Andy Payton.

Laura, 14, of Hadley, was a lifelong race fan and was laid to rest Monday, Aug 2.

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Series Sprint , Stock car