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Sure, getting pit access at a NASCAR race may provide the best photography opportunities for fans, but sometimes, that is just not an option. One man at the NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 race in Charlotte shows us a very dangerous, and possibly illegal, alternative of capturing the race cars speeding around the track. The footage was captured by Vance Hicks Jr., who was sitting in the bleachers above. Continue reading for the footage.
“Security was understandably not pleased with the fan’s antics. One security guard quickly approached, climbed up partially himself, and yanked the fan down by the seat of his pants. The fan was immediately ejected from the track and told not to return, Yahoo Sports reports, which also notes that he seems he avoided legal issues, as there are no records of an arrest over the incident by the city’s police department,” according to Peta Pixel.