Indy 500: Mike Conway medical update 2009-05-11

Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Driver Mike Conway released from Methodist Hospital Indianapolis, IN (May 11, 2009) - Dreyer & Reinbold Racing driver Mike Conway has been released from Methodist Hospital. He had been admitted in good condition...

Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Driver Mike Conway released from Methodist Hospital

Indianapolis, IN (May 11, 2009) - Dreyer & Reinbold Racing driver Mike Conway has been released from Methodist Hospital. He had been admitted in good condition following a crash during practice on May 10.

Due to a mild concussion, Conway will not be medically cleared to drive until he is evaluated by Indy Racing League doctors on May 15. He is not expected to resume participating in on-track activity until at least May 16.

What they have to say...

Mike Conway: "I'm feeling okay. I just want to thank the safety crew and the IndyCar Series medical staff for recovering me from the car and for taking good care of me. I'm feeling much better and recovering well after one day."

Robbie Buhl, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing co-owner: "The most important thing is that Mike is okay. We will get everything back together and be ready next weekend."

Dennis Reinbold, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing co-owner: "We are very happy that Mike is okay and that's what counts. The guys have done a great job in repairing the No. 24 Purex entry and we look forward to bump day weekend."

-credit: drr

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Robbie Buhl , Mike Conway
Teams Dreyer & Reinbold Racing