Officials have released the man's identity and say they know what caused his death while he was driving on a local go-kart track.
Police say it was 37-year old Kenneth Elliott of Grand Junction and the coroner says he died from a heart attack.
Authorities say Elliott was driving at about 15 miles per hour when he apparently ran into one side of the track's railing, he then made a sharp right turn hitting it again.
The crash had nothing to do with his death.
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