Two Standardbreds were killed in a horrific head-on collision Thursday night at Flamboro Downs (Ontario). After falling early and losing his driver, Buckbuckbuck Mach began running in the wrong direction, eventually crashing into A Sudden Twist. Standardbred Canada reports that Stephane Larocque, Buckbuck’s trainer, is “distraught,” and asks us to “join [them] in sharing condolences with the connections of Buckbuckbuck Mach and A Sudden Twist.” Horseracing’s self-delusion on full display, yet again.

The double death…