Trans-Am – Mike Gagliardo Dies in Mosport Crash
Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada, May 20 — Mosport Trans-Am crash claims the life of Mike Gagliardo… — John Gardner, News Bureau Editor, RACER (Photo: Fast Details/Tim Crete.
Sorry... computer malfunction /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_frown.gif Trans Am driver Mike Gagliardo was killed today in an accident on the 38th lap in the Trans- Am 125. The other driver involved, Gary Longo; driver of the Panoz Esperante was airlifted to a hospital in Toronto. He was conscious but in critical condition. Gagliardo, driver of the Corvette, was one of us. Let's all pray for each of their families and a speedy recovery Gary Longo. /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_cry.gif
I was 30 feet from the wreck. I must say it was a horrable wreck. The role-cage was bent in every direction. If i re-call right they had to use the "jaws of life." They had to stop the race for about 1 hour.