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The Scene Vault: How Dave Marcis Survived His Pocono Crash


By Rick Houston

Dave Marcis was decidedly Old School, and his friend Dale Earnhardt was absolutely against the use of full-face helmets and new-fangled contraptions such as the HANS Device.

What Marcis opted to use instead were shoulder straps that helped keep his head in place during accidents. It was a decision he credited with saving his life in a vicious crash at Pocono.

This is Dave Marcis’ story.

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