Kurt Caselli was leading the race at the time of his crash. Although booby trap rumors spread throughout the Internet, the KTM team believes he may have hit a small animal. Photo: GETSOMEphoto.com

Kurt Caselli was leading the race at the time of his crash. Although booby trap rumors spread throughout the Internet, the KTM team believes he may have hit a small animal. Photo: GETSOMEphoto.com

Numerous media outlets have reported Kurt Caselli died last night while racing in the 2013 SCORE Baja 1000, but until recently the details have been unclear. Although all the specifics are still being pieced together, 30-year-old Caselli did pass away during a racing accident last night at approximately race mile 792.