Dale Earnhardt Jr., family hospitalized after plane crash

Ethan Cadeaux
NBC Sports Washington

NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., a longtime Redskins fan, was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after his private plane rolled off the runway at an airport in Bristol, Tenn.

Earnhardt was on board with his wife, Amy, and daughter, Isla. Thankfully, everyone on board made it out alive and has since been taken to a nearby hospital for further evaluation.

Footage from the scene can be viewed below.

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Dale's sister, Kelley, confirmed the news

Hoping for a quick recovery for the Earnhardt family. 

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