Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso was concerned in a biking accident, his Formulation One workforce Alpine have confirmed.
The 39-year-old is aware following the incident in Switzerland and can endure additional exams on Friday.
“Alpine F1 workforce can verify that Fernando Alonso has been concerned in a street accident whereas biking in Switzerland,” a press release learn.
“Fernando is aware and nicely in himself and is awaiting additional medical examinations tomorrow morning.”
Alpine mentioned Alonso would have additional medical examinations on Friday, with out confirming whether or not he was in hospital.
Sources near Alonso say he was hit by a automotive close to his Lugano dwelling and the indications are he has a jaw fracture.
It’s mentioned that he will probably be taken to Bern, the place there’s a specialist unit to take care of such accidents.
Alonso, who helped Toyota win the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race in 2018 and 2019, is ready to make a full-time return to F1 after he signed for Alpine – beforehand generally known as Renault – for the 2021 marketing campaign.
The Spaniard claimed each his F1 titles with the identical workforce in 2005 and 2006 and this will probably be his third stint with the constructor.