A press conference was held on Friday. The was one day after announcing return to racing Sunday in Atlanta. He made statements directly to the family of Kevin Ward, Jr. Ward was killed after being struck by Stewart's race car.
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart hit and killed another driver during an Empire Super Sprint car race at the Canandaigua Motorsports Park, according to local officials. Tony Stewart will not race in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International.