NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart Runs Over Driver During Confrontation, Killing Him

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NASCAR driver Tony Stewart ran over a competitor, 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr., during a confrontation at a sprint car race on Saturday night at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in New York. Ward was killed.

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In the video above, via YouTube, you can see Ward apparently confronting Stewart on foot after Ward’s car is run into the wall. He is struck, dragged, then thrown a number of feet.According to Ontario County Sheriff Philip C. Povero, Ward was dead on arrival at the hospital.

 

Original story from deadspin.com

The video is pretty rough to watch. If you want to see what happened, it is below. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Kevin Ward Jr.

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