12 Feb 2021, 9:11Updated: 12 Feb 2021, 16:46
Fernando Alonso has girlfriend Linda Morselli by his side in hospital after undergoing surgery on his jaw.
The two-time Formula 1 champion, 39, was hit by a car on a roundabout while cycling in Switzerland on Thursday morning.
His Italian model girlfriend has reportedly been keeping relatives updated on his condition via WhatsApp.
Team Alpine confirmed on Twitter that he was operated on as he had a fracture in his upper jaw.
It read: "Following the cycling accident yesterday Fernando Alonso was kept under observation in hospital...