Wreck claims NASCAR crew member from Iredell County

- JR Motorsports is mourning the death of team member Adam Wright, who died Sunday night in a single-vehicle crash near Statesville.

Wright, 33, was traveling on Flower House Loop around 10:50 p.m. Sunday “when he ran off the road twice and his vehicle became airborne,” according to Statesville.com, per North Carolina State Patrol Trooper J. S. Swagger.

Wright wasn’t wearing a seatbelt and was partially ejected, Trooper Swagger said. Wright was pronounced dead on scene.

Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

Wright is being remembered on social media by many in the NASCAR community:

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