Former NASCAR driver Bobby East stabbed to death in California

Former NASCAR driver Bobby East was stabbed to death at a Westminster, California, gas station Wednesday.

According to the Westminster Police Department, it responded to the 76 gas station following calls reporting a stabbing.

Police found East "suffering from a serious stab wound to the chest area."

Officers tried life-saving measures and paramedics transported East to a local hospital where he died.

The Westminster Police Department said the stabbing suspect,

Trent William Millsap, was shot and killed in Anaheim on Friday as officers tried to arrest him.

Police say they have no motive for the stabbing and the investigation into both deaths is ongoing.

East won 22 USAC National Midget feature wins, was a native of Torrance, California, and the son of USAC Hall of Famer car builder Bob East.

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