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Franchitti waves flag on racing career

After a scary crash at the Grand Prix of Houston in October, three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti waves the checkered flag on his racing career. After a scary crash at the Grand Prix of Houston in October, three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti waves the checkered flag on his racing career.

LOUISVILLE,KY (WAVE) – After a scary crash at the Grand Prix of Houston in October, three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti waves the checkered flag on his racing career.

Doctors have told Franchitti he can no longer race because of injuries sustained in the crash. He fractured his spine, broke his right ankle and suffered a concussion.

Franchitti is the husband of Kentucky native Ashley Judd. The couple announced their separation earlier this year, but has decided to give their relationship another chance after the wreck.

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