Joe Whitcomb medical update 2003-06-22

Whitcomb remains in critical condition today. SELINSGROVE, Pa. - Race car driver Joe Whitcomb, 35, of Millersburg, remains in critical condition today in the Intensive Care Unit at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Whitcomb was involved in...

Whitcomb remains in critical condition today.

SELINSGROVE, Pa. - Race car driver Joe Whitcomb, 35, of Millersburg, remains in critical condition today in the Intensive Care Unit at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville.

Whitcomb was involved in a racing accident at the start of the second sprint car heat at Selinsgrove Speedway Saturday night. His No. 71 sprint car flipped over in turn one of the speedway and was struck in the roll cage by another competitor's race car.

Whitcomb suffered serious head injuries as a result of the collision and was transported by ambulance to Geisinger.

Whitcomb's family and crew members remain close at his side. Cards can reach the Whitcomb family at 824 Center Street, Millersburg, PA 17061.

-selinsgrove speedway

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