NEW: Video shows thick, black smoke rising from the site of a small plane crash that was carrying Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and his family. Everyone on board, including Earnhardt, escaped the wreck, said the local sheriff. https://t.co/2nqljR6C5C pic.twitter.com/noizctpZVk— ABC News (@ABC) August 15, 2019
Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife Amy, their 15-month old daughter, Isla and the family dog, Gus all survived a fiery landing in Elizabethton, Tennessee yesterday. The two pilots on board also survived.
Dale Jr. was on his way to Bristol to call the NASCAR race for NBC this weekend. Everyone on board was taken to the hospital for further evaluation, none of the injuries are said to be serious.
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