The Daytona 500 will be run today despite a terrifying Kyle Larson accident Saturday that tore a hole in the crash fence and sent debris flying into the stands, injuring 28 fans (two critically).
The images below display something a little more intense than what NASCAR officials were willing to discuss at their press conference, so before the Daytona 500 begins and Danica Patrick is all you hear about, take a look at how close some people came to losing their lives.
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[Photos via USA Today]