Tony Stewart investigation complete; it will go to D.A.’s office


The investigation into the accident that claimed Kevin Ward Jr.’s life on August 9, after he was struck and killed by Tony Stewart’s car, has been completed by the Ontario County (N.Y.) Sheriff’s office, and has now been reported to the District Attorney’s office.

No results were reported in the case, after a release issued by the office of Ontario County Sheriff Philip Povero.

Here is the official statement:



The Ontario County Office of Sheriff has completed its investigation into the death of Kevin A. Ward, Jr., which occurred August 9, 2014, at the Canandaigua, New York, Motorsports Park. The entire thorough investigation, including a forensic video enhancement recently received from the New York State Police Laboratory in Albany, has been submitted to the Office of the Ontario County District for review. The District Attorney’s Office, which has been meeting throughout the investigative process with members of the Sheriff’s Office, will make a statement late next week advising what action will be taken regarding the investigation.

Here was the court case itself.