Bay Darnell became the second driver to end up in Lake Lloyd after losing control of his Ford during a qualifying race for the first ARCA 250 to be held at the track. (ISC Archives & Research Center/Getty Images)
Tommy Irwins 1959 Ford Thunderbird was the first, he was involved in a crash during the qualifier for the 1960 Daytona 500 NASCAR Cup race.
Bay Darnell in Lake Lloyd – 1964 ARCA race
Bill France Sr. (second from left) stocking fish in Lake Lloyd with Florida’s commission of game and freshwater fish, 1958. (ISC Images & Archives/Getty Images)