Motorsport

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies

2015-08-25 06:41
Justin Wilson (AP)

Los Angeles - English IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died in hospital on Monday, a day after suffering serious head injuries during a race.

"This is a monumentally sad day for IndyCar and the motorsports community as a whole," said Mark Miles, chief executive of IndyCar series parent company Hulman and Co.

Wilson, 37, had been in a coma after being struck by debris during Sunday's IndyCar Series race at Pocono Speedway.

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