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BREAKING NEWS: CEO, Chairman of NASCAR Brian France Arrested for DUI, Possession

NASCAR CEO and Chairman Brian France, grandson of NASCAR founder William H.G. France, was arrested Sunday evening in Sag Harbor Village, NY and charged with DUI and possession of a controlled substance.

As stated in a news release, France was arrested at 7:30 p.m. Sunday evening, and held overnight and arraigned Monday morning at the Sag Harbor Village Justice Court.  “Mr. France was observed operating a 2017 Lexus northbound on Main Street failing to stop at a duly posted stop sign. Upon traffic stop, it was determined that Mr. France was operating said vehicle in an intoxicated condition.  Upon search of his person, due to a lawful arrest, Mr. France was in possession of oxycodone pills.”

Under the NASCAR Substance Abuse Policy, France could be suspended, subjected to further drug testing, or required to enter a rehab facility.

No other information is available at this time, but the Game Changer Sports Network will be on top of this story as it progresses.

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