Denny got into a horrific accident on Mar. 24, and now HollywoodLife.com has the latest on his condition in a statement from his rep!
Denny Hamlin was racing down the final straightaway at the Auto Club 400, when his car spun out of control and he was airlifted to a nearby hospital. HollywoodLife.com has the latest on his state right now and what will happen next.
Denny’s Rep Speaks With HollywoodLife.com
HollywoodLife.com received this statement from Denny’s rep: “Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) driver Denny Hamlin suffered a L1 Compression Fracture following an accident on the final lap of Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway. Hamlin hopes to be released today to fly to his home in North Carolina where he will be evaluated by Dr. Jerry Petty of Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates later this week.”
Denny’s Scary Accident
Denny slammed head-first into a concrete wall, after racer Joey Logano brushed into his, causing them to both spin out. Denny’s car went into the raceway wall, wrecked his car and it collapsed to the ground.
Tony Stewart, a fellow racer was furious that Joey caused the accident saying: “It’s time he learns a lesson. He’s nothing but a little rich kid that’s never had to work in his life. He probably shouldn’t have done what he did last week, so that’s what he gets
We will continue to keep you updated on Denny’s condition and we are glad to hear that he is doing better. Everyone was so worried about him and we just hope that he doesn’t have any more serious injuries from this!
– Chloe Melas
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