German pro Max Walscheid 'lucky to survive' being hit by car

Cofidis rider airlifted by helicopter after serious crash

Max Walscheid
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German professional Max Walscheid has said he was "lucky to survive" after he was hit by a car while training.

The Cofidis rider was airlifted to hospital after the incident, but has said that he does not have "severe injuries" or broken bones.

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