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Mike Stefanik Dies in Plane Crash at Age 61

2012 New Hampshire July NWMT Mike Stefanik Victory Lane

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Mike Stefanik, the long-time NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour driver who is tied for the most touring series championships in the sanctioning body’s history with nine, died on Sunday, Sept. 15 in a plane crash. He was 61 years old. RaceDayCT.com first reported the news late Sunday evening. Reporter Shawn Courchesne described the incident: “According to …

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