Russian rider Ivan Satarov received a compression fracture of the vertebra, such a diagnosis did the doctors at the hospital in Lima.
140 km to the finish of the fourth stage vehicle Shotarou and his co-driver Oleg Uperenko at high speed hit the hole. As a result of the impact Ivan’s got a back injury, but completed the stage.
Ivan Satarov will not be able to continue “Dakar-2018” due to a back injury
“Currently, the diagnosis of a compression fracture of the first lumbar vertebra. As the doctors said, they will be held an additional examination, which will take two days – said in the message on the page Konturterm Racing in Facebook. – According to Sergey, the doctors were shocked when they learned that after the injury, Ivan continued the race, moreover, more and struggled, having to make a series of overtaking manoeuvres. As a rule, after receiving such injuries immediately pressed the emergency call button, neither of which the continuation of the struggle of the question.
Then followed the flight Lima-Paris, where the transplant will be done, then the flight Paris – Saint Petersburg and Kaliningrad. Pre-so.”
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