Posted: Jun 2, 2013 12:03 PM EDT
Patriot Sprint Tour Sends Well-Wishes to George Suprick
Rich Vleck, ROCHESTER, NY, (June 2, 2013)- Saturday Night, on the way home from his fourth place finish in the Patriot Sprint Tour A-Main, George Suprick suffered a heart attack and was found to have multiple blood clots and is being treated at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Suprick, 54, of Clarks Summit, PA, was drive the Ide Motorsports Hauler back along Route 80 near Clarion, PA when he began to notice chest pains. He managed to get the transporter pulled over and his teammate Clint Ide called 911. Thankfully, paramedics and an ambulance was less than a mile away at the time and were able to care for Suprick quickly. George was flown by helicopter to Pittsburgh where he is currently in intensive care unit in stable condition. George is in his typical spry spirit and was able to contact his team owner Mark Ide to help ease his anxiety.