BREAKING: Ryan Newman’s Injuries Considered Non-Life Threatening After Horrific Daytona 500 Crash

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Just absolutely gut-wrenching news out of the racing world after it fans watched in horror as Ryan Newman’s car slammed into a wall, then flipped, was hit by another car and caught fire on the final lap of the Daytona 500.

Rescue workers rushed to the car and worked for minutes to get it upright and get Newman out of the car. An ambulance departed Daytona’s frontstretch.

Soon after, it was reported that his injuries were non-life threatening.

NASCAR would soon release a statement: