By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
According to a social media post, Sprint Car driver Jimmy Grasso has died. He was 25.
An official cause of death has not been announced yet.
“We are at a loss for the right words to say in a time like this, because there are none,” Adam Gullion Racing wrote in a post. “Nothing to take the shock, the pain or the mere sadness away. Our racing family/community needs your prayers again. A terrible accident this evening in his sprint took one from us far too soon. A new father, all around great guy and local competitor Jimmy Grasso has gone to be with the Lord.
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“We are thinking about your new baby and entire family during this most difficult time. Lean on each other and let the support lift you up. A sport that brings so many together can also change the lives of a family in an instant. God speed Jimmy!”
In a post on eagleraceway.com, Grasso drove the 8G Sprint Car. He also was 25 years old and would have turned 26 on Dec. 30.
He was the Rookie of the Year during the 2016 season. He also was named the Most Improved driver in 2017.
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A Facebook page for Jimmy Grasso says that he lived in Omaha, Nebraska. In addition, it said he was the CEO of Jamminn Lawn Care LLC.
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