Remembering Jason Leffler

New Jersey state police have announced that NASCAR driver Jason Leffler

has died as a result of injuries suffered in a wreck at Bridgeport

Speedway in New Jersey, according to the Associated Press. Leffler was

37.
Jay Busbee



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27 May 01: Jason Leffler #01, who drives a Dodge Intrepid R/T for team Cingular Wireless Dodge, looks on before the Coca-Cola 600 at Lowe's Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina. <> Mandatory Credit: Craig Jones/ALLSPORT

27 May 01: Jason Leffler #01, who drives a Dodge Intrepid R/T for team Cingular Wireless Dodge, looks on before the Coca-Cola 600 at Lowe's Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina. <> Mandatory Credit: Craig Jones/ALLSPORT

29 AUG 2001: Jason Leffler sits in his #01 Ganassi Racing Dodge Intrepid during practice for the NASCAR Winston Cup Series Protection One 400 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Allsport

$BROOKLYN, MI - AUGUST 17: Jason Leffler, driver of the #19 Plinker Tactical Ford, signs autographs for fans during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2012 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)

3 Mar 2001: Jason Leffler driver of the #01 Ganassi Racing team at the NASCAR Winston Cup UAW DaimlerChrysler 400 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, Nevada. Digital Image Mandatory Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/ALLSPORT

SPARTA, KY - JULY 08: Jason Leffler, driver of the #38 Great Clips Chevrolet, stands on the grid prior to the NASCAR Nationwide Series Feed the Children 300 at Kentucky Speedway on July 8, 2011 in Sparta, Kentucky. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Jason Leffler, driver of the #38 Great Clips Chevrolet, stands on the grid prior to the NASCAR Nationwide Series Feed the Children 300 at Kentucky Speedway on July 8, 2011 in Sparta, Kentucky. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

ROSSBURG, OH - JUNE 06: Jason Leffler, driver of the #71 prepares to drive prior to the running of Prelude To The Dream at Eldora Speedway on June 6, 2012 in Rossburg, Ohio. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images for True Speed Communication)

Jason Leffler, driver of the #71 prepares to drive prior to the running of Prelude To The Dream at Eldora Speedway on June 6, 2012 in Rossburg, Ohio. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images for True Speed Communication)