Formula One governing body to help Wheldon crash probe

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F1's governing body will assist in the investigation of Dan Wheldon's death.

Briton Wheldon, 33, was killed in a 15-car crash last Sunday on lap 12 of the 2011 Indycar finale in Las Vegas.

FIA will assist IndyCar investigation
FIA will assist IndyCar investigation

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According to the Associated Press, the Paris based FIA as well as the US sanctioning body ACCUS "will assist in a full investigation" of the fatal crash.

Indycar confirmed the news whilst saying "the safety of our drivers, their crews ... staff, racetrack staff and spectators is always our paramount concern".

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Dan Wheldon
Tags fia, wheldon.indycar