Drivers prepare for restart at Pocono

Pocono prepares for a restart in the Winston Cup race after rain quits falling and track is dried. Drivers return to cars for the laps under yellow prior to the green flag. Earlier updates: Long Pond, Pennsylvania - Strange day at the Pocono...

Pocono prepares for a restart in the Winston Cup race after rain quits falling and track is dried. Drivers return to cars for the laps under yellow prior to the green flag.

Earlier updates:

Long Pond, Pennsylvania - Strange day at the Pocono Speedway. Field takes the green flag on time and then lap one accident brings out an hour long red flag delay.

Rusty Wallace, Steve Park and Dale Earnhardt Jr. in a serious accident. All driver were okay and no injuries. The worst part was the No. 8 and No. 1 DEI cars sliding together toward the inside guardrail. Park flipped and rolled several times before landing on the froof.

Race restarts and now on red flag for rain. Morgan Sheperd has the lead as the filed sits on pit lane.

Earnhardt Jr's Chevy has been repaired and on pit lane ready to return to the race when it restarts. No. 8 has been bandaid... blue ones on tghe right front and red one left rear.

Motorsport.com will provide updates as they become avaialbe

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Dale Earnhardt Jr. , Rusty Wallace , Steve Park