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2011 State Fair
August 28, 1965: 50 fans climbed over a fence around a Stock car at the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia. A tire blew. Four people died and were many injured.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.