NASCAR family offers condolences and tributes to Steve Byrnes

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The NASCAR community took to Twitter Tuesday afternoon to offer condolences and remembrances of Fox Sports broadcaster Steve Byrnes, who passed away earlier in the day after a courageous battle with cancer.

Byrnes was 56.

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These were Byrnes’ last two tweets following Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race that was co-named in his honor, the Food City 500 In Support Of Steve Byrnes. It is so fitting of the kind of person Steve was:

Byrnes was beloved not just in NASCAR, but in all forms of motorsports.

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The following tweets speak for themselves, remembering a true professional and NASCAR and fan favorite who will be greatly missed:

 

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