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NASCAR reacts to death of Kevin Ward Jr. in Tony Stewart accident
NASCAR reacts to death of Kevin Ward Jr. in Tony Stewart accident

Reaction to the death of Kevin Ward Jr. was predictable and heartfelt as NASCAR starts to figure out how to deal with this tragic situation. Ward was struck by a sprint car driven by NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart on Saturday night at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in New York. Ward was pronounced dead at the hospital later in the night. Stewart originally said he would race Sunday at Watkins Glen International Raceway in New York but had a change of heart overnight and withdrew from the race. NASCAR allowed the Stewart-Haas Racing team to substitute driver Regan Smith in his place. “Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family, friends and fellow competitors of Kevin Ward,...

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