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Fans hurt as Daytona crash sends debris into stands

Kyle Larson (32) goes airborne and into the catch fence in a multi-car crash involving Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88), Parker Kligerman (77), Justin Allgaier (31) and Brian Scott (2) during the final lap of the NASCAR Nationwide Series auto race Saturday at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Kyle Larson (32) goes airborne and into the catch fence in a multi-car crash involving Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88), Parker Kligerman (77), Justin Allgaier (31) and Brian Scott (2) during the final lap of the NASCAR Nationwide Series auto race Saturday at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla.
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At least 33 fans were injured today during a NASCAR race when a car flew into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, hurling a tire and large pieces of debris into the stands. The accident happened on the last lap of the second-tier Nationwide Series race on the eve of Sunday’s Daytona 500, which officials said would go on as scheduled. The crash began as the field approached the checkered flag and leader Regan Smith ...

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rsmall803
February 23, 2013
10:03 p.m.

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sport networks live for this.

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