A male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and seriously injured at the Toronto Motorsports Park on Kohler Road in Cayuga, Saturday afternoon.
A sanctioned race event was about to start and vehicles were approaching the starting line when the victim was struck by one of them.
Haldimand paramedics transported him to Hagersville hospital where he was sent via Air Ornge Ambulance to an out of town hospital. He later died of his injuries. 59-year-old Richard Ennest from Burlington was a husband and father of three boys.
OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) attended the scene and are assisting with the investigation. OPP is asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision or who may have any information to assist with the investigation to contact them at 1-888-310-1122.