Nascar Drivers, Fans Flood Social Media With Prayers for Ryan Newman After Terrifying Crash

After a terrifying crash at the Daytona 500, NASCAR officials say Ryan Newman’s injuries are not life threatening.

They also ask for privacy for Newman and his family.

Statement on status of Roush Fenway Racing driver Ryan Newman:

Ryan Newman is being treated at Halifax Medical Center. He is in serious condition, but doctors have indicated his injuries are not life threatening. We appreciate your thoughts and prayers and ask that you respect the privacy of Ryan and his family during this time. We appreciate your patience and cooperation and we will provide more information as it becomes available.


Denny Hamlin discussed his second consecutive win at the Daytona 500 and the horrific last-turn crash that led to Ryan Newman being transported to the hospital.

Social media has been flooded with prayers for Ryan, wishing him a speedy recovery and being thankful he’s alive.

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