Severely injured cyclist returns home
Costa Blanca North News

Severely injured cyclist returns home

FIVE MONTHS after his horrific accident, Scott Gordon has been discharged from hospital and returned to his home in Javea. He’s been hospitalised in the Aigües Vives all that time following the crash on the N-332 in Olivia and was collected by his wife and his fellow cyclist Andrés Contreras who was also serious injured […]

No bail for drunk-drugged N-332 cyclist-killer
Costa Blanca North News

No bail for drunk-drugged N-332 cyclist-killer

A JUDGE has refused provisional bail for the woman who killed three cyclists and severely injured another two as she ploughed her Ford Mondeo head-first into them on the N-332 whilst under the influence of alcohol and drugs. The 28-year-old Spanish woman from Gandia has been held in custody since the accident in May and […]

Costa Blanca South News

Son appeals for help to bring cycling accident dad home to Scotland

THE FAMILY of a fifty seven year old Scottish cyclist, fighting for his life in a Spanish hospital, are desperate to get him back home to Scotland. Retired lecturer John Telfer, from East Calder, West Lothian, was injured in a horror crash whist on a cycling holiday in Alicante over two weeks ago. The accident happened […]

Motoring

Former Moto GP champion Nicky Hayden in cycle crash

FORMER MOTO GP champion and current Honda World Superbike factory rider Nicky Hayden is in serious condition, having sustained injuries in a road accident in Italy. Reports from Italy are stating that 2006 Moto GP champion motorcycle racer has suffered dramatic injuries in a collision with a Peugeot in Rimini. According to onlookers, 36-year-old Hayden […]

Motoring News

Italian cyclist Michele Scarponi killed in fatal van collision

MICHELE SCARPONI, the 2011 Giro d’Italia champion, was killed after being hit by a van while training close to his home in Filottrano, Italy, his Astana team said on Saturday. Scarponi, 37, left home early on Saturday morning for a training ride. The accident happened at a crossroads. ‘This is a tragedy too big to […]