Statement from Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood III

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood provided the following statement Saturday evening:

First and foremost, our thoughts and prayers are with our race fans.

Following the incident, we responded appropriately according to our safety protocols and had emergency medical personnel at the incident immediately.

We transported 14 people off property and 14 were treated at our on-track care center.

We are in the process of repairing the facility, and we will be ready to go racing tomorrow.

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