Race Car Driver Arrested For Hitting Rival Crew Member With His Race Car

Screenshot from Fox 8 News
Screenshot from Fox 8 News

Race car driver Joe Ryan Osborne was arrested on Saturday night after a crash on track appears to have led to a violent reprisal in the pits.

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Osborne got into it with another unnamed team at the infamous Bowman Gray circle track. The unnamed team’s crew approached Osborne in the pits after the race, then Osborne whipped a donut and flung one of the rival crew members into the air, as local Fox 8 News reports.

The official charges made by the Winston-Salem Police Department are as yet unknown.

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Raphael Orlove is features editor for Jalopnik.

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My brain first registered this...............

“then Osborne whipped out a donut and flung it at one of the rival crew members”