Ducati Marlboro Team rider, Nicky Hayden (30), had an accident during training in Owensboro, Kentucky, United States, earlier this week. Ducati team delivered the news Nicky Hayden accident on Thursday (12.29.2011) but did not say when the accident actually happened. Hayden suffered rib fractures and bleeding in the left shoulder.
"Injuries have never reassure, but this is motor racing," said former world champion MotoGP 2006's.
The accident occurred in November 2011 after Hayden also had an accident at the Valencia GP. At that time, Hayden fell after nudging the front wheel rear wheel bike rider in front of him.
"I fell pretty hard," said the former Repsol Honda team rider.