TSR's Tracy Hines injured off-track

Tracy Hines Injured in Off-Track Accident INDIANAPOLIS (May 1, 2007) -- Tony Stewart Racing (TSR) driver Tracy Hines was injured in an accident on the evening of Monday, April 30 on his Indiana property. The...

Tracy Hines Injured in Off-Track Accident

INDIANAPOLIS (May 1, 2007) -- Tony Stewart Racing (TSR) driver Tracy Hines was injured in an accident on the evening of Monday, April 30 on his Indiana property.

The 35-year-old from New Castle, Ind., crashed while riding his off-road motorcycle. Hines was transported via helicopter to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis where he underwent surgery to repair a fractured pelvis, fractured left femur and a dislocated right knee. He is currently listed in stable condition.

Hines drives the No. 21 TSR/Chevrolet entry in the U.S. Auto Club (USAC) National Midget and Sprint Car Series and the No. 22 TSR/Chevrolet machine in the USAC Dirt Silver Crown Series.

"We're grateful that Tracy is going to be OK," said Tony Stewart, team owner. "All we're concerned about is his health. We'll give him and his family all the support they need to ensure a full and successful recovery."

The Hines family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to all those who have called and offered prayers of support.

Cards and well wishes can be sent to the following:

Tony Stewart Racing
Attn: Tracy Hines
5644 West 74th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46278

TSR will release more information regarding Hines' condition as it becomes available.

-credit: -TSR-

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Series USAC
Drivers Tony Stewart , Tracy Hines