The first official incident of the Busch Light Clash weekend has occurred as NASCAR Cup Series rookie Austin Cindric went for a spin off the front bumper of Landon Cassill.
Here is the incident replay from the NASCAR on FOX race broadcast:
The No. 2 goes for an LA spin. https://t.co/RqZLDlRMhz pic.twitter.com/ZU1pUOuXEI
— FOX: NASCAR (@NASCARONFOX) February 6, 2022
DannyBTalks, a NASCAR YouTube personality, also snagged video of the incident and shared it to Twitter:
Accidents happen. #NASCAR pic.twitter.com/1KZVGZU4OT
— DannyBTalks (Daniel Baldwin) (@DannyBTalks) February 6, 2022
Cassill made contact with Cindric after being tapped from behind by Kurt Busch. The chain reaction sent the No. 2 Team Penske car around and brought out the caution with 16 laps left in Heat 4.