Originally Posted by too old
The Spanish report is about right, the accident happened on Tuesday on a fast bumpy section near Bairstow. Philipe was airlifted to hospital unconscious and up to 24 hours or so ago had not come round, so fingers crossed and prayers for him guys.
Sam also crashed after 15kms of riding (not his fault!) and is recovering in LA after an op on a broken wrist, so not looking good, but he is fortunately ok, just the mental side of this happening at this stage and especially after last year also.
Nothing more to add for now.
Airlifts in this area go to Loma Linda University Medical Center, so Felipe has the best trauma staff in the world attending to his injuries.