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Steve Byrnes dies at 56; longtime NASCAR broadcaster
Steve Byrnes dies at 56; longtime NASCAR broadcaster

Steve Byrnes, a longtime Fox NASCAR broadcaster whose cancer fight drew support across the racing community, died Tuesday. He was 56. Byrnes died just two days after Sunday's "Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes" NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn. Fans held up signs during the race which read, "I stand up for Steve." Byrnes reportedly watched the race on television and tweeted a response to a fan who asked him if he made it through the rain-delayed race, which was won by Matt Kenseth. "I went the distance," a tweet posted to Byrnes' account stated. President Obama offered his condolences...

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