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May 17th, 2018, 11:03 PM   #1
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Shakey Byrne in hospital after testing crash

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Reigning Bennetts British Superbike Champion Shane Byrne has been taken to hospital following a crash in the opening session of today’s official Snetterton test.
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May 18th, 2018, 02:10 AM   #2
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Phew! Always a worry with neck and back injuries.
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Get well soon Shakey.
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Shane remains in the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital under observation for a range of injuries. The BSB Medical Team have been liaising closely with Shane’s family and the hospital regarding his condition. A surgical procedure to stabilise spinal fractures is planned for the beginning of next week, with treatment for other injuries planned thereafter. Further updates will be provided post surgery.
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According to a post by Shanes wife, his operation today was successful and his spine is safe but he has a long recovery for his neck and breast bone to heal.
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