He most recently raced part-time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series with JD Motorsports, driving the No. 0 Chevrolet Camaro. Eric McClure, a former Nascar driver, died on Sunday, according to his family and the series. His death was not defined in any detail. McClure had only shared on social media on Saturday.
McClure’s body was sent to Roanoke for an autopsy, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
Her age is unknown.
The couple has 7 daughters named Maybreigh Elizabeth (born. March 5, 2007), Maryleigh Isabella (born. August 27, 2008), Mirabella Rileigh (born. July 11, 2010), Merritt Hetteigh Mae (born. March. 12, 2012), Myanna Brookleigh (born. July 31, 2013), Meraline Everleigh (born. May 8, 2015), and Melania (b. March 1, 2017).
He was married, to Miranda in 2004. Last October, McClure entered a no-contest plea to a misdemeanor domestic abuse charge against his now-ex-wife.
He was sentenced to a year of supervised probation, drug abuse therapy, and a mental health assessment, as well as any recommended counseling.
McClure passed away on May 2, 2021, at the age of 42. His death was not defined in any detail. McClure had only shared on social media on Saturday. Nascar said in a statement, “We are saddened to learn of the passing of former driver and [team] owner Eric McClure. Nascar extends its deepest condolences to Eric’s family and friends,”