Tony Stewart injured in crash: racing community responds
UPDATE 4p ET: Check out this image gallery of the wreck. The racing community is responding to Tony Stewart's injury at the Southern Iowa Speedway Monday night. Reports are that Tony has sustained injuries including a broken leg.
Thinking about Tony this morning. Heal up quick buddy! Leading A-main when crash happened. All smoke does is go fast #badass— Kasey Kahne (@kaseykahne) August 6, 2013
Hoping for a speedy recovery for our friend Tony Stewart. #getwellSmoke— Hendrick Motorsports (@TeamHendrick) August 6, 2013
Really hate to hear about #Smoke.... Hope for a speedy recovery....Sprint cars this year have been rough, but glad he is going to be ok...— Justin Allgaier (@J_Allgaier) August 6, 2013
heard about tony's leg this morning. that sucks for him, specially having the glen this weekend. hope he gets better soon.— Juan Pablo Montoya (@jpmontoya) August 6, 2013
More comments from the tritterverse follow.
DSid the Jack Ass that just called to TMD make a joke about Tony's injury? WTF is wrong with people, really bad choice and timing dude— ray evernham (@RayEvernham) August 6, 2013
Tony #smoke That dude loves sprint cars. Hope he's ok.— Michael Waltrip (@mw55) August 6, 2013
Good morning America, twitterville,praying for #TonyStewart, some follow the path of least resistance, tony follows the path he can't resist— Darrell Waltrip (@AllWaltrip) August 6, 2013
Wishing Tony a quick recovery...I hope people don't 2nd guess him.That dude is a racer. Period.His support of Sprint car racing is unmatched— Elliott Sadler (@Elliott_Sadler) August 6, 2013
Tony Stewart is as hardcore of a racer than anyone I know. I'll bet he's pissed off about getting hurt, has no regrets.— Mike Calinoff (@MikeCalinoff) August 6, 2013
Can't blame a guy for doing what he loves. Hoping my buddy Tony has a fast recovery.— Ryan Newman (@RyanNewman39) August 6, 2013