Bill Elliott medical update

>From NASCAR Public Relations April 29, 1996 NASCAR Winston Cup driver Bill Elliott has been transferred from Carraway Methodist Medical Center in Birmingham to HEALTHSOUTH Medical Center in Birmingham for surgery today on a fractured left...

>From NASCAR Public Relations

April 29, 1996

NASCAR Winston Cup driver Bill Elliott has been transferred from Carraway Methodist Medical Center in Birmingham to HEALTHSOUTH Medical Center in Birmingham for surgery today on a fractured left femur. The orthopedic surgeon, Dr. James R. Andrew, has worked on athletes such as Bo Jackson and Emmitt Smith.

Danielle Humphrey, the public relations contact for the Elliott/Hardy -- McDonald' s Racing Team has been set up with an office at the hospital and has a direct phone line. It is (205) 930-7820 Danielle will stay in Alabama through Bill's stay in the hospital and can be contacted at this number for updates.

Kevin Triplett NASCAR Winston Cup Media Coordinator

Jack Durbin indy500@freenet.tlh.fl.us Motorsport News International jackd@motorsport.com (Moderators for "rec.autos.sport.info") Homepage http://www.freenet.tlh.fl.us/users/indy500/index.html

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Bill Elliott