St. Petersburg is scheduled to hold a public remembrance for IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon at Thursday's 3 p.m. council meeting at City Hall. There also may be another memorial service Saturday morning in St. Petersburg, but more details have yet to emerge.
The St. Petersburg resident was killed in a fiery 15-car crash at Sunday's Las Vegas Indy 300. He was 33.
IndyCar will hold a public memorial service for Wheldon at 4 p.m. Sunday at Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, the series announced Wednesday.
IndyCar also announced that a trust fund has been set up for Wheldon's widow and two children. Contributions can be made to:
Fifth Third Private Bank
Attn: Dan Wheldon Family Trust
251 North Illinois St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204