IndyCar Series Champion Seriously Hurt

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By: Chris Trotman
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By: Chris Trotman
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The Shell-Penzoil Grand Prix of Houston’s final lap saw Takuma Sato and Dario Franchitti tangled in a bad accident in turn 5.

Franchitti clipped Santo’s back wheel and spun into the catch fence.
Franchitti fractured two vertebrae, broke his right ankle and sustained a concussion as a result.

Thirteen fans were injured after wreckage flew into the stands, with 11 treated on site and the others taken to the hospital.After halting the race, Will Power was named the winner.
Check it all out right here….

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