Ryan Truex injured during practice at Michign

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Ryan Truex was taken to a local hospital for evaluation after a crash in Saturday’s opening practice.

Truex lost control of his BK Racing No. 83 Toyota early in the 50-minute session at MIS. Truex attempted to correct his car in Turn 2 and made contact with the outside wall.

After leaving the car under his own power Truex reported shoulder pain and a headache. A team rep said his trip to the hospital was for further tests, including checking for a possible concussion.

Truex was 33rd-fastest in the session.

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