Police: Former NASCAR crew member breaks team owner's jaw
DOVER, Del. - Authorities say a former NASCAR crew member broke the jaw of a team owner while they were arguing at Dover International Speedway.
A news release from Dover police says 33-year-old Lawrence Hayden of Concord, North Carolina, and 56-year-old NASCAR Xfinity Series race team owner Jerry Hataway were arguing over Hayden's employment Friday when Hayden began punching Hataway.
Hataway was treated at the track before being taken to a hospital with a broken jaw.
Hayden was charged with second-degree assault and issued a $500 secured bond. It isn't clear if he has a lawyer.
Dover is hosting the OneMain Financial 200 XFINITY Series race Saturday, followed by the AAA 400 Drive for Autism Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race Sunday.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
As Payton steps aside, winningest Saints coach reflects on 2006, post-Katrina season
'Excessive and unreasonable': Investigators want prosecutors to review booking room brawl
Truck drivers younger than 21 required to complete apprenticeship program before taking...
Mayor's office teaming up with state, federal partners to stop violence
Governor's budget proposal includes $500M for new Mississippi River bridge, pay raises...