Scott Brayton’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

February 20, 1959

Death Date

May 17, 1996

Age of Death

37 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Speedway, Indiana, United States

Profession

Race Car Driver

The race car driver Scott Brayton died at the age of 37. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Open-wheel racer who competed in 14 Indianapolis 500 races, and was a two-time pole position winner.

He began racing at a young age, as his father was a race car engine developer.

After earning the pole for the 1996 Indy 500, he died in a practice run crash.

He was married to Becky Brayton until his death.

After his death, teammate Tony Stewart took over pole position for the race.