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Race car driver visits kids at Memorial Hospital


A race car driver made a pit stop today in South Bend to visit with some pretty special kids.

Indy car racer Charlie Kimball spent some time with kids at Memorial Hospital to talk about racing and life.

Kimball is not letting his Type One Diabetes get in the way of his dream to race. He just calls his diagnosis a speed bump.

"Well I think one of the big messages for all these kids is that there are challenges and if you can keep working a lot of times you can overcome that," said Indy Race Car Driver Charlie Kimball.

He also gave out matchbox cars and signed autographs.


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