Daytona International Speedway statement on NNS crash

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Joe Chitwood said that 14 people were transported off-site and 14 were treated on-site after the last lap incident.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood provided the following statement Saturday evening:

First and foremost, our thoughts and prayers are with our race fans.

Emergency crew at work
Emergency crew at work

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

Following the incident, we responded appropriately according to our safety protocols and had emergency medical personnel at the incident immediately.

We transported 14 people off property and 14 were treated at our on-track care center.

We are in the process of repairing the facility, and we will be ready to go racing tomorrow.

Daytona International Speedway

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Tags chitwood, daytona, larson, nascar-nns, nationwide