Hector Barbera fractures collarbone in Japanese Grand Prix fall
|Sunday, October 2nd 2011, 11:25 GMT|
Hector Barbera has been diagnosed with a fractured right collarbone after his crash in the Japanese Grand Prix.
The Aspar Ducati rider fell at Turn 12 on the second lap of the race and had a heavy impact with the ground.
He lost consciousness for a while and was airlifted to Dokkyo Hospital in Mibu, where he was diagnosed with the collarbone injury.
Barbera is expected to stay in hospital for a further 24 to 48 hours.