Dario Franchitti Retiring from Racing Due to Crash Injuries

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti says doctors have told him he can no longer race because of injuries from an IndyCar crash last month.

Franchitti fractured his spine, broke his right ankle and suffered a concussion in the Oct. 6 crash at Houston. The accident occurred on the last lap, when his car made contact with another car and went sailing into a fence.

Ashley Judd Splits from Husband Dario Franchitti

Ashley Judd and Dario Franchitti are splitting after more than a decade of marriage.

“We have mutually decided to end our marriage. We’ll always be family and continue to cherish our relationship based on the special love, integrity, and respect we have always enjoyed,” Judd, 44, and Franchitti, 39, tell PEOPLE exclusively in a statement on Tuesday.

Ashley Judd's Dogs Celebrate Dario Franchitti's Indy 500 Victory

After winning this third Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, Dario Franchitti celebrated with his family – including his dogs.

The Italian champ posed for photos along the Indianapolis Motor Speedway with wife Ashley Judd and their two cockapoos, Buttermilk and Shug, who have also helped dad mark his accomplishment in the past.

But despite being repeat visitors to Indiana’s capital, the pups still managed to live it up.