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Early wreck takes out top contenders at Daytona
We’ve had the first big crash of the Daytona 500.
And a bunch of top contenders have seen their chances go up in smoke.
Pole sitter Danica Patrick made it through unscathed and remains near the front of the pack.
Don’t drop the flag.
“Brad texted me on the way in, the one rule is, don’t drop the flag,” Lewis said before the race. “I’m going to squeeze the flag very hard. I want to watch this and be a part of it. To be here is an awesome experience.”
Oscar-nominated actor James Franco was the grand marshall and said, “Drivers and Danica, start your engines!” The Zac Brown Band played a pre-race concert in the Daytona International Speedway infield. Band member Clay Cook performed the national anthem.
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