Earnhardt Jr., family on the mend after fiery plane crash, NTSB investigating

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ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WYMT) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family remain on the mend following a close call Thursday when their plane ran off the runway and caught fire.

NTSB investigators spent Friday surveying the wreckage in Elizabethton, Tennessee.

The plane slammed into a fence that wrapped around the plane, then ran off the runway.

Investigators recovered the cockpit voice recorder and surveillance video from buildings in the area.

Read more about the crash here.

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