Ford said that crashes at Shadybowl Speedway are “not uncommon.”
“It happens. We get called out there a lot," Ford said. "It’s a racetrack, they are responsible to have safety measures in place. They’ve always done good with that. They are racing together and things happen.”
He added that the fire department has not been dispatched to Shadybowl Speedway as many times this year as compared to previous years.
The News-Sun reached out to Shadybowl Speedway regarding the crash, but we have not heard back.