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Dakota Meyer to serve as Grand Marshal during race

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SALEM , IN (WAVE) - Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer has been named Grand Marshal of the ARCA 200 fall classic at the Salem Speedway.

Meyer, a Marine Corps Veteran, has friends and relatives involved in racing.

He recently bought a car that competes in the Lucas Oil Great American Stock Division at Salem Speedway. 

He hopes to land a starting spot in the Federated Car Care 50, a race that serves as a prelude to the ARCA 200 on Saturday.

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