Ryan Blaney takes checkered flag at Talladega, earns fourth career victory

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Ryan is the son of Hartford native Dave Blaney

Ryan Blaney celebrates in Victory Lane after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Monday, Oct 14, 2019, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

Ryan Blaney celebrates in Victory Lane after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Monday, Oct 14, 2019, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

LINCOLN, Ala. (WKBN) – After a late caution, Ryan Blaney grabbed the win in a wild finish Monday in the GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.

Ryan is the son of Hartford native Dave Blaney.

The win is Blaney’s fourth of his career and first of 2020.

He was also a winner at Talladega in the fall of 2019. His other wins came at Pocono and the inaugural race at the Charlotte Roval in 2018.

Blaney finished second in Stage 2 after just being beat out by Rickey Stenhouse, Jr.

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