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Statement from Nationwide Insurance Regarding Saturday's Events at Daytona

February 23, 2013

The following statement was released by Nationwide regarding the events at Daytona International Speedway: 

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the fans and their loved ones who were affected by today’s incident,” said Matt Jauchius, chief marketing officer for Nationwide Insurance. "We would like to commend NASCAR, Daytona International Speedway and the medical personnel involved for their quick response to the situation. 

"We appreciate the updates on NASCAR driver Michael Annett, who was injured in an earlier accident today, and wish him a fast and full recovery.”