CHAMPCAR/CART: Medical Update on Memo Gidley

Elkhart Lake, Wis. (August 19, 2001) - Memo Gidley has suffered potential soft tissue damage in the Motorola 220 at Road America after hitting a bridge abutment at 145 mph. He was evaluated at the CART Medical Center and will be taken by ground ...

Elkhart Lake, Wis. (August 19, 2001) - Memo Gidley has suffered potential soft tissue damage in the Motorola 220 at Road America after hitting a bridge abutment at 145 mph. He was evaluated at the CART Medical Center and will be taken by ground transportation to St. Nicholas in Sheboygan for further evaluation and treatment.

Gidley's car struck the bridge abutment at turn 13.

More updates as they are received.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Memo Gidley