Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden 'critical' after cycling crash

Nicky Hayden'critical after bike crash

A city police officer inspects the area where American motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden was hit by a auto while training on his bicycle, in Rimini, Italy, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.

The 35-year-old American was hit by a auto while training south of the Italian seaside resort of Rimini on Wednesday and was rushed to hospital with severe chest and head injuries. "The prognosis remains reserved".

American motorcycle racer Nic.

Hayden won the 2006 MotoGP world championship with three victories that season. This incident took place in Rimini in Italy, this Wednesday afternoon, and the site of a auto after that collision, shows the horrific intensity of this crash.

"Nicky Hayden's clinical condition remains extremely critical".

Hayden was struck by a auto while training on a bicycle in the Rimini region, requiring medical attention at the scene before being transferred to hospital. He was 13th in the points following the latest Superbike race at Imola.

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Several family members have flown in from the United States, including his mother and brother.

Hayden began racing in the World Superbike Championship in 2016.

"Come on Nicky, we're all with you". That was reported by Reuters.

He spent a further nine years in MotoGP racing with Ducati and the Aspar team before making a switch to the Superbike series and now rides for the Red Bull Honda World Suberbike Team.

The dangers of training on public roads have been highlighted in recent weeks by other accidents affecting professional athletes, according to the Reuters report.

Britain's Tour de France champion Chris Froome escaped unhurt this month while having his bike written off in a hit-and-run incident near his Monaco home.

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