Cato native Regan Smith replaces Tony Stewart at Watkins Glen

Published 08/10 2014 10:35AM

Updated 08/10 2014 03:20PM

Regan Smith
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Watkins Glen (WSYR-TV) - Cato native Regan Smith replaced Tony Stewart at Watkins Glen the day after a deadly crash during a race at Canandaigua.

Stewart was behind the wheel in a crash that took the life of Kevin Ward Jr. on Saturday night.

Stewart-Haas Racing announced the replacement on Sunday morning.

NewsChannel 9 has a crew at Watkins Glen and will provide more details as they become available. 

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