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Drivers: Only so much sport can do

Updated: August 7, 2012, 5:15 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Carl Edwards isn't sure more stringent policies by Pocono Raceway or NASCAR would have helped avoid the tragedy that left one fan dead and nine others injured when lightning struck following Sunday's Sprint Cup race.

He's also not opposed to stricter policies if they help to save lives.

"I don't want this to come across harsh or anything because I have a huge amount of sympathy for what happened, but at the end of the day every person is responsible for themselves," ...

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