Penske Racing Statement: Brad Keselowski Accident

August 3, 2011 No Comments

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Official Statement From Penske Racing-

“Brad Keselowski was involved in an accident today at Road Atlanta while testing. He was transported to an Atlanta area hospital for further evaluation. Brad was able to exit the car under his own power, but as a precautionary measure was taken to the hospital. Penske Racing will provide further communication as details become known.”

Keselowski later tweeted:

@Keselowski: “In a serious accident today while testing road Atlanta. Hit wall head on in a 155mph corner after brakes failed. Airlifted to hospital.”

Keselowski later joked that he should be okay to race this Sunday, but his “Blue Deuce” isn’t so lucky.

@Keselowski: "X-rays on feet r good, Basic injury pics (of what I can show), Warning- Not for the squimish"

 

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