The 44 years old champion suffered severe head trauma after his accident, he arrived to the hospital in critical condition and was sent to surgery immediately. Schumacher was wearing a helmet when he fell on his head hitting a rock.as of this time he remains in a coma and the whole world is waiting for updates.
Schumacher is known to be an aspiring skier and he was skiing in the french alpine resort with his son when the accident happen. he was wearing a helmet but the hit to the head was supposable to hard and still cause a lot of damage .
He was rushed to the hospital in a near town with helicopter and went several surgeries
The entire racing community is in shock and praying for the champion driver
My thoughts are with Michael Schumacher at this tough time.. Michael more than anyone has the strength to pull through this.
— Jenson Button (@JensonButton) December 29, 2013
Very shocked to hear about Michael Schumacher our thoughts are with Michael, his wife Corinna and their two children at this terrible time.
— Nigel Mansell CBE (@Mansell_Nigel) December 30, 2013
Hoping that Michael Schumacher gets better. Thats a freak accident that u hope nobody goes thru. we are all thinking about him. — Juan Pablo Montoya (@jpmontoya) December 30, 2013
I now you Michael, you are the man,you are the best you are….. This is the most difficult race but I am sure you we will again! — Giancarlo Fisichella (@OfficialFisico) December 29, 2013
Schumacher won seven championships and 91 races during his racing career and is considered one of the best if not the best racing driver in the world