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"World of Outlaws" come to Independence

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The "World of Outlaws" come to Independence Motor Speedway.

A crowd of more than 13-hundred race fans watched the top drivers in the "Outlaws" Late Model Series battle it out on the Independence dirt track.

One of drivers competing tonight is former UNI track star Jill George Hartzell of Cedar Falls--- the wife of former Northern Iowa Athletic Director Rick Hartzell--who was a part of her pit crew.

Jill was running in car number 22 --the only regular in the series with Iowa ties--- George-Hartzell has competed in 20 outlaw events this year across the country.

$10-thousand dollars was the top prize for the event.

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