Ned Jarrett home after medical procedure

Two time Winston Cup Champion Ned Jarrett was released from Frye Regional Medical in Newton North Carolina on Friday May 24. Jarrett was admitted to the facility Thursday for a Heart Catheterization. The elder Jarrett was home when he ...

Two time Winston Cup Champion Ned Jarrett was released from Frye Regional Medical in Newton North Carolina on Friday May 24.

Jarrett was admitted to the facility Thursday for a Heart Catheterization.

The elder Jarrett was home when he experienced a shortness of breath, and drove himself to the offices of the Hickory Cardiology Associates, After an examination, Dr Derek Luney sent the former champion to the hospital after discovering a ninety five percent blockage to an artery.

Jarrett contacted the media center at Lowe's Motor Speedway to dispel the rumors of the severity of his condition.

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Ned Jarrett