Pit worker caught fire, kept his cool

Pit worker caught fire, kept his cool

There are 1 comment on the Columbus Dispatch story from Aug 6, 2009, titled Pit worker caught fire, kept his cool. In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

When Simon Pagenaud pulls his Acura prototype car in for a pit stop Saturday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, crewman Keith Jones will have his hand on the "dead man" lever.

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Randy Holton

Columbus, OH

#1 Aug 6, 2009
Credit needs to be given to the correct people. Rich Nester, the Chief of Emergency Services for the Ohio Valley Region, Sports Car Club of America, was the first person to the scene to assist Keith Jones. Soon after, many other fire fighters from Emergency Services were on the fire assisting Rich.

I was a witness working in the Start Tower above the fire. The swarm of emergency workers was absolutely amazing.

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