General OT Thread #27: Bacon - Tasty And Good For Your Blue Line
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02-24-2013, 11:45 AM
Join Date: Mar 2011
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Was watching the race live when it happened... very sobering sight. Could see on the replay immediately that one of the wheels from Kyle Larson's car flew over the fence just as the front end of his car was impaling into the fence.
100+lb wheel flying through the air at WELL over 100+ mph, there's not much anyone can do to get out of the way.
I was watching this live too when it happened, and I knew something was up, because they did not show the replay for the longest time, yet they kept talking about how their thoughts & prayers were with the fans.
I'm not a big racing fan, I just happened to tune in for the final 2 laps - but holy hell, I don't think I could ever go to race live after seeing that.
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