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Crew Member Remains Hospitalized Following Pit Accident

Last updated on Monday, May 12, 2008

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - A crew member hit by Danica Patrick’s car in the pit lane at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday remains hospitalized.

Dayle Coyne racing crew member chuck Buckman was looking at a car in one pit box when he walked in front of Patrick's car as she was pulling into her pit stall. He was hospitalized with a concussion and cuts to his face and scalp.

Buckman was released from the intensive care unit on Saturday but remains in Methodist Hospital for continued observation.

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