Billy Vacek death happened June 10, 2019. Billy Vacek died when his camper caught fire.
His friend Keith Bender announced news of his death in a Facebook post that read:
I just got the worst news I’ve gotten in a long time today. A good friend of mine Billy Vacek died when his camper caught on fire.
Everytime I saw him I always thanked him for willing to teach me what ik so I can do what I love to do and live a small dream of mine that I thought I would never get to live. My prayers go out to Billy’s friends and family. R.I.P till we meet again 🙏🏁🏁
Billy Vacek death:
Read touching tributes from Billy’s loved ones:
- From Logan Roberson Racing:
We are going to miss you so much Billy.
The racing world has unfortunately suffered another tragic loss as we lost Billy Vacek last night.
Billy was instrumental in the early success of our career with the MBH team.
God Speed brother
- From Glenn Elliott:
Don’t really know how to say good bye to a good friend that helped me out on and off the track. Billy Vacek you will be missed more than I can express at the Hillbilly Deluxe Racing shop.
We will keep you in our prayers for sure. Truly will miss you bud. Thanks for everything.
May his soul rest in peace.