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Seven fans injured in Edwards wreck

Updated: April 27, 2009, 12:42 PM ET
By Terry Blount | ESPN.com

TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Seven spectators suffered injuries at the end of the Aaron's 499 Sunday when the No. 99 Ford of Carl Edwards went airborne and slammed into the catch fence on the frontstretch, and an eighth was treated for an unrelated medical problem.

"None of the injuries are dangerous or life-threatening," said Dr. Bobby Lewis, medical director at Talladega Superspeedway. "It's mostly bumps and bruises with possible minor fractures."

Two women were airlifted to area hospitals, ...

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