Motorcycle Racer Nicky Hayden
Dead At 35
After Being Hit By Car
5/22/2017 9:52 AM PDT
Motorcycle racing champ Nicky Hayden is dead at 35 years old … days after being struck by a car in Italy while riding a bicycle.
Hayden was cycling along the Rimini coast in Italy last Wednesday when he was hit by a vehicle … sustaining multiple traumatic injuries, including a serious head injury.
N.H. was in the intensive care unit of an Italian hospital … before succumbing to his injuries.
Hayden — the 2006 MotoGP champion — was one of the best motorcycle racers in the world. He rode for the Honda Red Bull team, and was in Italy for a race.