The Spanish Fernando Alonso is "aware" and is "good" after being run over on Thursday while training on a bicycle near the Swiss town of Lugano, according to the team Alpine F1 for which he will run this year in the F1.
Photo: Renault F1 Press.“Alpine F1 Team confirms that Fernando Alonso was involved in an accident while training with the bike in Switzerland. Fernando is conscious and well and is waiting for more medical examinations tomorrow morning ", said the team in a statement.
The Alpine F1 Team explained that "Will not make any further statements at this time" and added that, "More updates will be given tomorrow."
The Asturian was hit by a car and "He was immediately rescued and admitted" in a hospital in the area. The first radiographic examinations would have shown possible fractures, as indicated in advance of the team statement, the Italian newspaper The Gazzetta dello Sport.
Alonso, two-time Formula 1 world champion with Renault in 2005 and 2006, could have put the start of the 2021 season at risk after the accident suffered in the vicinity of his Swiss residence.