2010  ยป Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500

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Description Kurt Busch (#2) was sent into the outside wall on lap 166, before spinning to the inside. As cars checked up behind Busch's spin, Elliott Sadler (#19) was hit from behind, sending him spinning towards the inside guardrail, striking it in a corner, as cameras barely caught the impact. Sadler's car was thrown back onto the racetrack with the impact, ripping the engine out of the car and sending debris flying.

Busch climbed from his car uninjured, Sadler climbed from his car visibly shaken before collapsing to the ground and received medical attention on the track. Despite the 86G impact, the second highest recorded in NASCAR history, Sadler's only injuries were a sore shoulder. Pocono Raceway later reconfigured the inside guardrail, to ensure an impact like Sadler's would never happen again.  
Year 2010  
Driver(s) Kurt Busch
Elliott Sadler
Category Stock Cars  
Series NASCAR Cup Series  
Vehicle Dodge Charger
Ford Fusion  
Country United States  
Circuit Pocono Raceway  
Event Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500  
Fatal No  
Also Involved  
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Photo Credit AP/ESPN/USAToday  
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