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Ward lawyer appalled by Stewart's claim

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NEW YORK (AP) A lawyer for a racecar driver who was killed when he was run over by Tony Stewart's car says legal claims by the NASCAR star in response to a lawsuit are "appalling."

Attorney Mark Lanier said Saturday in an email that Kevin Ward Jr. was killed last year as he walked on a dirt track in upstate New York even though Stewart is one of the world's best drivers.

The lawyer noted five other cars drove around Ward during a yellow caution flag before Stewart "revved his engine and ran him over." He called Stewart's legal papers in response to the lawsuit "appalling."

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2 J.Logano 865 3
3 D.Earnhardt Jr. 819 2
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5 J.Johnson 792 4
6 M.Truex Jr. 771 1
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10 J.McMurray 696 0
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