Written by Tracy Renck Thu, 2018-12-20 03:00
CompetitionPlus.com has learned that NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle racer Shawn Gann was involved in a serious motorcycle accident the night of Dec. 16 at his home in Stoneville, N.C.
According to a source who spoke to CompetitionPlus.com Thursday afternoon, Gann was testing a dirt bike he had fixed for a family friend when he crashed.
Gann is currently recovering from his injuries in the intensive care unit at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital in Greensboro, N.C.
During Gann’s NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle career, he won five national events and appeared in 14 final rounds. Gann, who became known for his colorful firesuits, last competed in 2017, appearing at two races. Gann’s NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle career began in 1996.