Justin Wilson sustained injuries following INDYCAR crash

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During the final race of the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series season at Auto Club Speedway, Justin Wilson was involved in a multi-car crash. As a result, he has sustained some injuries.

“Dale Coyne Racing driver Justin Wilson was released from Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton, Calif., on Oct. 21 and returned to his home in Colorado,” INDYCAR stated. “Wilson sustained non-operable pelvic fractures and a small pulmonary contusion in a multi-car accident on Lap 111 of the MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway on Oct. 19.”

Wilson got loose and when his car snapped sideways, he was hit by Tristan Vautier. In total, six drivers were involved in the incident with the rest able to walk away without injury. Will Power won the race while Scott Dixon secured his third series championship.

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Joining OnPitRoad.com mid-2013 season, Ashley McCubbin is now the Managing Editor and contributes to each racing division as needed. Since studying journalism at the University of Guelph-Humber, Ashley has published articles on a couple of different websites, while serving as a public relations representative for different short track teams. Born in North York, Ontario, Ashley currently lives in Bradford, Ontario and spends her weekend at the local short tracks in the area. She has spent her entire life at the short track level, falling in love with the sport at the age of five. Beyond her love of short track racing, she also has grown an interest for both NASCAR and the IndyCar Racing Series. She also enjoys taking photos and working on websites, while playing a couple rounds of Candy Crush afterwards.

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