Show Me the Dale Earnhardt Crash at Daytona

On February 18th 2001, just seven months before the events of 9/11, a tragedy stunned the NASCAR community and it’s fans. Legendary NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt while competing in his 27th Daytona 500, lost his life in an accident on the final lap of the 2001 Daytona 500. The footage offered of the tragic event below may be sensitive to some viewers, viewer discretion is advised:

Source: NASCAR and FOX