Official statement from the ACO regarding Loic Duval's accident

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The ACO has sent out an official statement regarding Loic Duval's crash.

Following Loic Duval's vicious crash during free practice where his No. 1 Audi went airborne, the ACO has released a statement regarding the accident and more importantly, Duval's condition.

Official Release:

"At 17h05, today, Wednesday 11 June, the No. 1 Audi left the track at a very high rate of speed at the Porsche Curves, at Marshals Post No.131. The incident occurred during free practice for the 82nd edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Conscious, the driver was taken into the care of ACO's Medical Services, extracted from the car to an ambulance and then immediately transported to the Le Mans Centre Hospitalier where he will undergo further evaluation.

His condition is encouraging."

The crashed #1 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro back to the Audi compound after Loic Duval massive accident
The crashed #1 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro back to the Audi compound after Loic Duval massive accident

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

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Series LEMANS
Event 24 Hours of Le Mans
Sub-event Wednesday practice
Article type Breaking news
Tags aco, audi, crash, le mans, loic duval