Ray Released With Sore Knee
January 30, 2001 | 4:00 P.M. EST
He returned home to Plano, Texas Monday night with a sore knee and will be evaluated prior to th Test in the West Feb. 9-10.
After the accident, Ray was transported via air to Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, where he was awake and alert in good condition. Ray had signs of a mild concussion, according to Indy Racing League Director of Medical Services Dr. Henry Bock.
The crash occurred in turn four of the 1.5-mile oval. The left side of Ray's Dallara made contact with the outside wall. Ray climbed from the car on his own.
Ray had run approximately 40 laps Monday in windy conditions.
Team Menard is sharing the Homestead-Miami Speedway with Team Cheever for a two-day private test that concludes Tuesday.