Late IndyCar driver Justin Wilson’s Donated Organs will Save Lives

Justin Wilson RIP

Justin Wilson, an IndyCar racer who passed away on Monday night following a severe head injury caused by a piece of debris which struck him during a race the previous day at Pocono Raceway, will have his legacy live on forever. The 37-year-old will save six lives with organs of his that have been donated. Wilson, of British heritage and a resident of Colorado, was airlifted from the racetrack after suffering a devastating injury. Unfortunately, he would succumb to his injuries the following night.

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IndyCar drivers and fans alike took to social media to voice their condolences and to pay tribute to one of the more popular athletes of his sport. It’s truly a sad day when a man as likable as Justin who is seen in many pictures with a smile on his face meets an untimely end. Luckily, Wilson was able to do one last good deed: potentially saving the lives of six people. Rest in peace Justin Wilson, the world needs more men like you.

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