View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share


Photo Gallery

Driver dies in Robeling Road Raceway event

POSTED: February 11, 2018 1:14 p.m.

SPRINGFIELD -- The Effingham County Sheriff's Office has reported that a man is deceased and another man is seriously injured after an accident during a high-performance driver education event.

The Porsche Club of America was hosting a two-day event  that started Friday.

An experienced 70-year-old driver failed to navigate the vehicle and crashed just before the first turn at Robeling Road Raceway near Bloomingdal where the event was being held.

An instructor was in the vehicle as well and was airlifted to Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. The cause of the crash is currently being investigated.


  • Bookmark and Share

No comments have been posted.

Login to post a comment encourages readers to interact with one another. We will not edit your comments, but we reserve the right to delete any inappropriate responses.

To report offensive or inappropriate comments, contact our editor.

The comments below are from readers of and do not necessarily represent the views of The Newspaper or Morris Multimedia.
You must be logged in to post comments. Login ›

  • There are no articles found.
  • There are no articles found.
  • There are no articles found.

© Copyright 2018 Effingham Herald All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...