#LEFturn: Colleagues, fans mourn NASCAR driver Jason Leffler on Twitter

http://twitter.com/#!/KyleBusch/status/345017247984652288

Young NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died tonight after a horrible dirt car crash at the Bridgeport Speedway in New Jersey. Fans and colleagues took to Twitter to mourn the 37-year-old racer.

http://twitter.com/#!/TonyKanaan/status/345024625396289536
http://twitter.com/#!/BubbaWallace/status/345012758007382017
http://twitter.com/#!/DavidStremme/status/345007746468442112
http://twitter.com/#!/JayTheOkay/status/345011377817141250
http://twitter.com/#!/nascarlover2u/status/345020525489319936

Leffler leaves behind a 5-year-old son, Charlie, who just finished kindergarten. Friends and fans note how Leffler’s poignant Instagram account shared beautiful moments with his son.

http://twitter.com/#!/jeff_gluck/status/345015132864274432
http://twitter.com/#!/Tony_T99/status/345021383761342464

Here are some of Leffler’s last tweets:

http://twitter.com/#!/JasonLeffler/status/344892028884238336

http://twitter.com/#!/JasonLeffler/status/339878282474426370

Deepest condolences to Leffler’s family. R.I.P.

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/06/13/lefturn-fellow-racers-fans-take-to-twitter-to-mourn-nascar-driver-jason-leffler/

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