From The Tribune staff reports
LEEDS — A 74-year-old man has died after crash while racing at Barber Motorsports Parkway on Sunday, Oct. 8.
Robert Eugene Aegerter, 74, of California, was driving a motorcycle involved in an on-track wreck while racing at the park. Aegerter was racing as a participant of the 2023 Barber Vintage Festival that took place over the weekend.
The crash happened at 8:05 a.m. on Sunday. He was taken to UAB Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 1:49 p.m. Monday morning.