LOUISVILLE, Ky,. (WHAS11)—There’s a local connection to the Daytona 500 winner.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. captured his second win at the historic race, just like Jimmie Johnson the year previous. This snapped a 55 race winless streak for Earnhardt Jr.
A pit crew member, Bryan Horseman, is from Louisville. He grew up in Valley Station and is a graduate from Butler Traditional High School in Shively.
Horseman began working for Hendrick Motorsports last year.