Daytona 500 driver Ryan Newman was rushed to a hospital Monday evening just after a fiery crash in the Florida race.
Newman was in the past lap of the NASCAR sequence race when a subsequent car caught his back again bumper, The Connected Press documented. Newman’s car or truck flipped, then was struck yet again and skidded on its roof in flames for various yards.
Newman, 42, a native of South Bend, Indiana, is a 19-12 months NASCAR veteran who won the 2008 Daytona 500.
If you are a Legitimate Nascar lover, and adhere to the activity you know several times wrecks glance horrible and a Driver will pop out and walk away waving. As Joe Gibbs and Denny Hamlin both equally stated they experienced no thought of the severity, no one particular need to judge them. #PrayforNewman https://t.co/vLA9Uma2WL
— ⚾SportsBelle⚾ (@Pitcrewprincess) February 18, 2020
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We all have to have to mail beneficial vibes and prayers to Ryan Newman. He’s a father and partner. His loved ones wants him.
— Chrissi Nielsen (@NielsenChrissi) February 18, 2020
It is been awhile considering that there was 1 poor sufficient to ship the driver straight to the hospital. Pray y’all. Pray difficult. #PrayforNewman
— The Catch Fence ™ (@TheCatchFence) February 18, 2020
Driver Dale Earnhardt was killed in a crash in the closing lap of the Daytona 500 in 2001.
Racer Denny Hamlin won his second Daytona 500 on Monday just seconds after Newman’s crash.
CORRECTION: An earlier model of this story misspelled the winner’s identify. It is Hamlin.