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Justin Wilson's Organs Saved The Lives Of Six People

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IndyCar driver Justin Wilson’s death yesterday at age 37 was tragic, unfortunate, and sad. But in what almost amounts to a testament to the kind of person he was, his organs were donated, and he has already saved the lives of six others.

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The news was shared on Twitter today by Justin’s brother, Stefan (via Motorsport.com):

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A trust fund for the care of Wilson’s two young daughters has been established, and donations can be addressed to the Wilson Children’s Fund, c/o INDYCAR, 4551 W. 16th St., Indianapolis, IN 46222.

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