This Thursday the motor world was shaken by the news that Fernando Alonso had suffered an accident. The Asturian was run over in while training on his bicycle through the streets of Lugano, Switzerland, where you currently reside. After several rumors, it was confirmed that Alonso was operated on for a jaw fracture that questioned his presence in the preseason of the Formula 1.
This morning the team Alpine released a statement explaining the health situation of Alonso after the accident on Thursday. According to the different media that consulted the environment close to Alonso, the pilot fell with his face, which caused him several scratches, a broken jaw, and with the passing of time, a lot of swelling.
«After his cycling accident yesterday, Fernando Alonso was placed under observation in a hospital in Switzerland. Doctors discovered a fracture in the upper jaw and performed a successful corrective operation. The medical team that treated him is satisfied with his evolution “, comments the report given by the French structure.
“Fernando will remain under observation in the hospital for another 48 hours,” they added. On the other hand, from Alpine they hope that the next few days will be key to having the two-time World Champion 100%. “After a few days of complete rest, you can gradually resume training. Hopefully it is fully operational for the season, “they closed in the statement, thanking the messages.
As confirmed by several Spanish media, the Lugano police are already investigating what happened in the accident. They also assured that the one who was driving the vehicle was a woman and that she hit Alonso after a bad movement. The driver wanted to cross a street to enter a parking lot, and did not see the Asturian’s bicycle.
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