Teen motocross sustains serious injuries after crash: Jantz Grodzicki put on life support
Jantz Grodzicki crashed during Florida race
Last Updated: 204 days ago
SAN DIEGO - Friends and family of a teen motocross racer who suffered serious injuries after a crash during a race in Florida are praying for a miracle Monday.
They said 16-year-old Jantz Grodzicki was about to turn professional and on Friday, he took part in a sanctioned amateur race in Alachua, Flo. near Gainesville.
Friends said he went over a jump and lost control.
Grodzicki was rushed to the hospital and placed on life support.
On Saturday, hundreds attended a vigil in Scripps Ranch to show their support for Grodzicki. During the vigil, friends learned that Grodzicki's condition has improved slightly.
Copyright 2012 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.