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Grand jury reportedly convenes in case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart
Grand jury reportedly convenes in case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

A grand jury in upstate New York reportedly began hearing testimony Tuesday in the case of a fatal incident involving NASCAR's Tony Stewart at a sprint-car race. The grand jury's proceedings began a week after Ontario County Dist. Atty. Michael Tantillo said he would submit evidence in the case gathered by the county sheriff to the panel, the Rochester (N.Y.) Democrat & Chronicle reported. The grand jury would decide whether Stewart should face any criminal charges. Stewart's car struck and killed a fellow driver, 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr., while Ward was on foot during a non-NASCAR, sprint-car race at the Canandaigua Motorsports Park dirt track Aug. 9. The drivers...

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