A federal district court in New York has ruled that race car driver Anthony Wayne “Tony” Stewart was not covered under a Commercial General Liability (CGL) insurance policy for a lawsuit by the estate of Kevin A. Ward, Jr., a fellow driver who was killed when Mr. Stewart’s car struck him during a race.

On Aug. 9, 2014, Stewart struck and killed Ward during an Empire Super Sprint (ESS) event being held at the Canandaigua Motorsports Park in Canandaigua, N.Y.

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