Jason Raynor to be honored during race weekend at Daytona International Speedway

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — As scores of people flock to the Daytona International Speedway for this weekend’s races, the city and the sporting event will continue to honor a fallen officer who died in the line of duty.

Officer Jason Raynor’s memorial was moved earlier this week from the Daytona Beach police headquarters to One Daytona in Victory Circle near the Jantzen Girl, the police department said.

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The vehicle will be on display throughout the entire weekend of races at Daytona International Speedway.

See video below:

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JD Motorsports racers will also honor Raynor at this weekend’s races by having his name displayed on four race cars.

Raynor was shot in the head back in June while on duty by suspected gunman Othal Wallace. He died on Aug. 17.

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