AMA Pro Racing Investigating Alessi, Tedesco Incident

PICKERINGTON, Ohio (Sept. 14, 2005) ¿ AMA Pro Racing is investigating an incident that occurred during Sunday¿s second 125 moto at Glen Helen Raceway in the final round of the AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF.

Early in the race, Mike Alessi and Ivan Tedesco came together resulting in both riders falling. Specifically, AMA Pro Racing is investigating the actions of the riders immediately following the crash. Additionally, the actions of Tedesco¿s teammate Matt Walker are being examined.

At the conclusion of the investigation AMA Pro Racing will announce the results of its findings.

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