Hundreds of people filled the auditorium on Bethel College’s campus to pay tribute to Assistant Chief Jamie Middlebrook.
The incident took place in Canandaigua Motorsport Park in New York Saturday. After a collision between Ward and Stewart which resulted in Ward’s car crashing into the wall, Ward climbed out and walked into the middle of the track. After nearly being hit by one car, Ward remained undeterred, gesturing in disgust at Stewart’s oncoming car. CBS Tampa Bay describes the tragic event:
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart ran over a competitor, 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr., during a confrontation at a sprint car race on Saturday night at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in New York. Ward was killed.
Sowers has since filed a complaint with the better business bureau.
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Following the deadly crash in New York where Tony Stewart hit Kevin Ward, Eyewitness News spoke with some local racers who explain the workings and sometimes dangers of racing sprint cars.