Clauson hospitalized in critical condition, per family update

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Bryan Clauson’s family has issued an update on his condition, following his accident on Saturday night at the Belleville Nationals. Clauson is hospitalized in critical condition and the family asks to continue to respect their privacy.

Here’s the statement in full, posted via the official Bryan Clauson Racing Facebook page:

Bryan was severely injured last night while competing in the Belleville Nationals midget race at Belleville High Banks in Kansas.

Bryan was airlifted to Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln, Nebraska following the accident, where he remains in critical condition and under the care of the medical staff.

We appreciate the support of the racing community and are thankful for the outreach we’ve received. We ask that you continue to respect our privacy as we focus on Bryan.

– The Clauson Family