Tony Stewart Breaks Right Leg In Iowa Crash

CBS Chicago

OSKALOOSA, Iowa (AP) — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart will miss this weekend’s road course race at Watkins Glen after breaking his right leg in a sprint car race Monday night at Southern Iowa Speedway.

A spokesman for Stewart said the 42-year-old driver broke his right tibia and fibula and had surgery after he was transported to a local hospital. An update was expected Tuesday afternoon, and Stewart-Haas Racing did not immediately announce a replacement driver for Stewart’s No. 14 Chevrolet at Watkins Glen, where Stewart is a five-time winner.

The team did cancel its scheduled Tuesday test at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

The sprint car accident came a day after Stewart finished ninth in the NASCAR race at Pocono Raceway. He’s 11th in the Sprint Cup standings with five races to go until the Chase for the championship field is set.

Stewart was leading the 30-lap feature in a 360…

View original post 520 more words


, , , ,

  1. Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s | Hang Time Blog

The official news blog of with commentary and analysis from's staff of writers.


WELCOME HOME! Apple and Mac News

Watts Up With That?

The world's most viewed site on global warming and climate change

live for motor sport japan

Journalist On The Run

Travel. Educate. Inspire.

Running Wild

Tales of my search for running bliss


Ditch the Diet Live the Lifestyle

Frugal Canadian Coupon Mom

DIY/Money Savers, Reviews, Recipes, Seaglass and more..

Gluten Free Gus

Baking Joy Into Every Gluten-free Bite

the amused bouche

real food · farm life · wanderlust adventures | santa barbara, california

Grub Blog

Adventures with Food

Dan Ariely

My Irrational Life

Kristen Lamb

Author, Blogger, Social Media Jedi

Baseball Nerd

Official MLBlog of Keith Olbermann

automotive culture

David Cummings on Startups

Over 2,500 posts on entrepreneurship and startups

Leadership Freak

Empowering Leaders 300 Words at a Time

Steve Blank

Entrepreneurship and Innovation


Technology news, trends and analysis covering mobile, big data, cloud, science, energy and media

%d bloggers like this: