Newman being treated for head injury after Nascar crash

After Ryan Newman survived a horrific crash at the Daytona 500, in which his car flipped and then caught fire, the driver vows to race again.
1:26 | 02/24/20

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News that about the NASCAR driver involved net horrific wreck at the Daytona 500. Ryan Newman's car flipping over shooting sparks. And catching fire at the finish of the race. Newman now revealing he's being treated for head injury but says he's not the wheel racing here's ABC's washing Gonzales. Tonight NASCAR driver Ryan Newman vowing to race again after Monday's horrifying crash during the final lap of the Daytona 500 here. Or despite slamming into the wall at 200 miles an hour getting hit by another driver. Going air born and skidding across the finish line upside down engine flames. The 42 year old now sharing a stunning update on his injuries saying in a statement I was fortunate to avoid any internal organ damage or broken bones. Human released from the hospital less than 48 hours later hands in hand with his daughters but revealing tonight he is being treated for a head injury. Adding that doctors have been pleased with my progression over the last few days. Newman now saying he's looking forward to getting behind the we deal. Goals for this year haven't changed his objective is took to win the 20/20 cup championship. Newman would have to be cleared by his doctors and by NASCAR before he could race again the sole no timeline for how soon that could happen. Tom OK more C thank you for that.

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