Accidents Mar, Moisten Talladega NASCAR Race

On lap seven of the Aaron’s 499 Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway, a third of the field rubbed against each other roughly in a 13-car smashup that took nine cars into the garage and left six there for the remainder of the race. With only around seven laps left, another huge pileup took out much of the rest of the field in a Big One bookend crash.

Aarons 499 crash at Talladega

With one turn left, leader Carl Edwards’ car was tossed into the air by Brad Keselowski, where it bounced off the fence, tossing debris into the crowd and causing at least some injuries to fans. Keselowski took the win for his first Sprint Cup victory by leading his first lap ever.

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