Tragic Accident: Racecar Driver Tony Stewart Kills Kevin Ward Jr. At Canandaigua Raceway

August 10, 2014

CANANDAIGUA, NY – WHEC is reporting that NASCAR driver Tony Stewart struck and killed another driver who was outside his race car and on the track, at Canandaigua Motorsports Raceway in Ontario County last night.

Ontario County Sheriff Povero is not charging Stewart at this time.

According to Yahoo Sports, the accident victim, Kevin Ward Jr., 20, was from Lyons Falls, Wayne County.  Ward was pronounced dead at the hospital in Canandaigua.                                                                                Click here to read full story from WHEC.