Dundrod rider Favre remains critical

Published Friday, 15 August 2014
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French motorcyclist Pierre Favre remains in a critical condition in Belfast Royal Victoria Hospital, following a crash at the Dundrod circuit in Co Antrim on Thursday.

Dundrod rider Favre remains critical
French motorcyclist Pierre Favre. (© Pacemaker)

The rider was injured in an incident during the first lap of the Lightweight event.

Favre was treated at the scene by race doctors before being taken to hospital by ambulance with a police escort.

In a statement, Dundrod & District Motorcycle Club said: "We have no more information to release about the nature of his injuries at present and will issue a further update when appropriate.

"Thank you for respecting the privacy of his family at this time."

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