come along for the ride
I admit that Reed is not one of my favorite riders, but I never wish to see anyone to have such a hard crash. It is totally devastating to have your whole season ruined. On the bright side he was not paralyzed or killed. Take care of yourself Chad Reed.
CARLSBAD, CA – February 20, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –In a devastating blow for TwoTwo Motorsports Chad Reed, injuries sustained at last weekend’s Dallas round of the AMA Supercross, have forced him to retire from the remainder of the 2012 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship.
Reed suffered a horrific crash while challenging for the race lead on Lap 7 and was unable to finish the race.
Initial scans have revealed the Australian has torn his anterior cruciate ligament, broken his tibia and fibula, sustained two broken ribs and has a broken T6 vertebrae.
At this point in time doctors are waiting for the swelling on his knee to subside before they conduct surgery.
“To say I am hurting right now would be a major understatement,” Reed said. “I am just trying to figure out what hurts more, the injuries or the fact that I am…
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