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We’re ducking serious: The best tweets from Detroit practice red flag

May 31, 2013, 1:08 PM EDT

Speaking from the press room here at the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit, we were mildly quacked off when the third red flag happened in this morning’s IndyCar practice on The Raceway at Belle Isle.

Of all the possible session interruptions, nobody ducking saw this one coming. It’s a definite feather in the cap for oddball interruptions.

But when a family of ducks crossed the track in Detroit, mercifully without incident, the snark on Twitter came flowing thanks to the “#NameTheTrackDuck” hashtag.

A photo of the ducks is via @PEEKAshley on Twitter. Here’s a flock of tweets that we found:

  1. midtec2005 - May 31, 2013 at 1:16 PM

    Duckio Andretti followed by Duckael Andretti and Ducko Andretti

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