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Giant-Alpecin release information of the injuries suffered in their training camp crash

Giant-Alpecin release information of the injuries suffered in their training camp crash

John Degenkolb is reported to have had successful surgery, while Warren Barguil has fractured his shoulder in a head-on crash with a car at a Giant-Alpecin training camp 31 August 2015 70th Vuelta a Espana Stage 10 : Valencia – Castellon Train of Giant – Alpecin Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA Giant-Alpecin has released the details of the injuries sustained by its riders in the head-on crash suffered on Saturday in Calpe, Spain .

John Degenkolb wrote a message to his Facebook fans reporting that his finger was repaired following the crash, while Tour de France general classification rider Warren Barguil suffered a fractured wrist.

In total, six riders were injured in the incident , which reportedly occurred when a British national drove on the wrong side of the road towards the group of cyclists, hitting them head-on.

Frenchman Barguil, who finished 14th in the 2015 Tour, suffered a fractured scaphoid, which may require surgery.

Degenkolb, who won both Milan-San Remo and Paris-Roubaix , had successful surgery on wounds on his neck and chin, while an orbital fracture will be treated in the coming days.

The image in the above tweet shows the carnage of the incident, with one of the bikes seemingly shorn […]

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