Tony Stewart to return to racing for the first time since Kevin Ward Jr. tragedy

Tony Stewart will return to racing this weekend at the Sprint Cup race in Atlanta.

This will be the first race Stewart has been involved with since the tragic crash at Canandaigua Motorsports Park that claimed the life of Kevin Ward Jr.

A statement from Stewart-Haas Racing
, posted on Facebook, announced Stewartâ??s return to the track.

Recently, Stewart was described as being in â??isolationâ?? as he dealt with the accident that killed Ward Jr.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing, but so far there are no charges against Stewart.