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Carolina Routier admitted after being run over in Banyoles

The athlete is out of danger, Routier suffers fractures of varying consideration throughout the body: ribs, cheekbones, shoulder blade and multiple bruises.

The Catalan triathlete Carolina Routier, is admitted to the Hospital Josep Trueta de Girona after being hit in the day on Monday by a car while training in the vicinity of Banyoles, his hometown as reported by the Ser.

While the athlete is out of danger, Routier suffers fractures of varying consideration throughout the body: ribs, cheekbones, shoulder blade and multiple bruises. 

On the morning of this Tuesday she has undergone an intervention to reduce fractures. The accident took place on Monday afternoon, when Routier's bicycle collided head-on with a BMW vehicle.

Carolina Routier was an Olympian in Rio de Janeiro and is considered one of the best swimmers in the world of triathlon, being usual presence in the positions of head of the World Series and the World Cups.

His partner, also a triathlete Mario Mola He learned of the accident while traveling to Bermuda, where he will compete this weekend and where he will surely look for a victory to dedicate to Routier. 

Photo: ITU Media / Janos Schmidt :: 2017 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm

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