USA BMX Statement on Carson Stoffel
USA BMX has confirmed that Carson Stoffel, 15, of Huntington, Indiana, passed away today after racing at the Midwest Nationals in Rockford, IL. We are deeply saddened by Carson’s passing and our thoughts and prayers go out to his father, Jake Stoffel, his mother, Krista Rohrabaugh, his brother, Chandler, and his sister, Bryleigh. To Carson’s family, we would like to extend our sincere condolences and assure the Stoffel family that USA BMX will do everything to assist and support them through this difficult time.
June 17, 2019 Statement on behalf of Jake Stoffel, father of Carson Stoffel:
"My family and I would like to thank the BMX community and our extended family and friends for their outpouring love and support during our most difficult days.
Our son loved racing BMX, and it was the sport that gave my son and I the bond we shared. Along with myself, Carson’s brother and sister, we will continue to ride for Carson in his honor."
On behalf of USA BMX:
The BMX community has come together to offer financial help to the Stoffel family, and a neighboring track near Carson’s hometown track has set up a fundraising page dedicated to the Stoffel family. Please direct your community to this link if they would like to contribute: https://www.hireparkbmx.com/donate/
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