UPDATE: New details about Daytona 500 driver Ryan Newman following fiery crash

FEBRUARY 19, 2020

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As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News App offers the following information published by ABCNews.GO.com:

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is “awake and speaking with family and doctors” following a fiery crash at the end of Monday night’s Daytona 500, according to his team.

The update, from Twitter, reads:
Ryan Newman remains under the care of doctors at Halifax medical center in Daytona Beach, Florida. He is awake and speaking with family and doctors.
“Ryan and his family have expressed their appreciation for the concern and heartfelt messages from across the country,”

They are grateful for the unwavering support of NASCAR community and beyond. We will continue to provide information as it becomes available.

ABC News reports:

Roush Fenway officials said earlier that Newman was “in serious condition, but doctors have indicated his injuries are not life threatening.”

Newman was leading the race into the final lap when he skidded out while trying to avoid his pursuers. His car slammed into a wall and flipped over, then was struck by at least one car from behind, causing the vehicle to fly through the air.


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