Ex-racer Mayfield’s home to be burned for training
The million-dollar North Carolina home once owned by former
NASCAR driver Jeremy Mayfield before he was kicked off the land is
scheduled to be burned to the ground as part of a fire training
The Catawba County Fire Marshal’s Office says the
12,000-square-foot unfinished house will be burned down on
Catawba Fire Chief Donald Robinson says the new owners no longer
want the home that’s worth $300,000.
In 2011, authorities say they found thousands of dollars in
stolen goods in the home. Carolina Farm Credit received an order in
2012 transferring the land and buildings to the company. Court
records show the bank bought the land for $1.7 million.
Mayfield was suspended from driving in 2009 after testing
positive for methamphetamine. He is facing a variety of