Rick Mast (2001 AP photo)

Rick Mast (2001 AP photo)

A former NASCAR driver says without recent safety improvements in race cars and on the tracks, some of the accidents we see these days would lead to many more serious injuries — or worse. Rick Mast grew up and still lives in the Lexington area, and he spoke with WFIR’s Evan Jones.

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