Demolition derby is a family affair



Odgers poses for a portrait with his derby car ahead of Saturday’s event. The hand prints painted on the side are from each of his grandchildren. Photo by Allen LamanDays before Mark Odgers revved his engine and cruised out in front of grandstands packed with screaming fans, a group of little helpers traced and painted their hand prints onto his demolition derby car.
Each five-finger print belonged to one of his grandchildren.
“I’m probably one of the oldest ones from the old school,” said Odge...

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