IPS: Tom Wood recovering from surgery

IRL Infiniti Pro Series driver Tom Wood remains in serious but stable condition at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, according to Dr. Kevin Scheid, an orthopedic surgeon from OrthoIndy. Wood, from Calgary, Alberta, underwent surgery Aug. 17...

IRL Infiniti Pro Series driver Tom Wood remains in serious but stable condition at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, according to Dr. Kevin Scheid, an orthopedic surgeon from OrthoIndy.

Wood, from Calgary, Alberta, underwent surgery Aug. 17 for fractures to his right leg, right knee, right ankle and right foot. Scheid and a team of surgeons from OrthoIndy performed the procedure.

Wood is scheduled to have surgery to repair fractures to his back on Aug. 19 and will have follow-up procedures to his ankles and feet later in the week.

Wood was involved in an accident on Lap 52 of the Kentucky 100 Infiniti Pro Series event on Aug. 16 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Ky.

Further updates on Wood^Òs condition will be provided when available.

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Series Indy Lights
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