Since his serious Bicycle accident last Friday, Alex Zanardi is located in an artificial coma. Now the loss of both eyes, threatening the former formula 1 pilot. This emerges from a message from the clinic of Siena, where Zanardi is being treated.
The heart and circulatory functions are satisfactory, because of the facial and head injuries, the Doctors decided to check until next week, a reduction of anesthetic drugs. Until then, he remains in a coma.
Meanwhile, the investigation continues around the accident-course of events. The driver of the truck, with the Zanardi collided, said the accident was unavoidable. The 53-year-old Italians have already lost the control on his hand bike. Will be investigated, apparently, also the organization of the hand bikes race, because safety deficiencies are suspected.
The former formula 1 driver Alessandro “Alex” Zanardi, who lost in 2001 in an accident at the lausitzring in both legs, but the death of the shovel jumped, has worn after a collision with a load of severe head carriage on the last Friday of injuries. (red)
Alessandro Zanardi (53) is a racing icon with a moving story. In formula 1, he was in 41 race five different cars on the road and won in 1993 in Brazil with the Lotus-Ford finished Sixth in the single championship point. In 2001, the Italian from Bologna, came a Cropper on the lausitzring, dramatic and brutal, had to be revived after the Crash, seven Times and lost both legs. But he fought his way back to life and in the world of Motorsport, was one of his customized car and drove up to the 2009 race – and then he launched the Paralympic Handbike his second career as an athlete with six Olympic medals, including four gold.