Stock car driver killed in race

MONDAY: Well-known stock car driver Steve Newman was killed in a race at Mildenhall on Saturday night.

Steve (37), from Town Drove, Quadring, died after his car hit the central reservation, rolled and somersaulted over.

Race organisers said other drivers had no option but to hit the upturned vehicle.

Steve had been racing since he was a boy of ten and won the 2002 English Championship for stock cars.

See tomorrow’s Lincolnshire Free for the full story and tributes.

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