Via ABC 7:

“I was fortunate to avoid any internal organ damage or broken bones. I did sustain a head injury for which I am currently being treated,” Newman said in a statement. “The doctors have been pleased with my progression over the last few days.”

Despite the unfortunate news of Newman’s head injury, Newmark confirmed he would like to have him back racing “as soon as possible.”

Newman’s a very lucky man.  Head injuries aren’t fun, but it could have been a lot worse for him.  

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