Monday, February 28, 2011

Cars, Alex McDonald Hit While Training.

Alex McDonald Hit By Truck While Cycling In North Carolina
Published: Feb 25th 2011 4:16 PM EST by

Professional triathlete and medical doctor Alex McDonald has been seriously injured after being hit by a pickup truck on a bike ride Thursday in his hometown of Durham, N.C.

According to several news sources, McDonald suffered two broken legs and underwent surgery for six hours at Duke University Medical Center in Durham. According to his schedule on, McDonald’s next race was to be Ironman St. George on Saturday, May 7.

This seems to be a rough week around the globe, in Brazil, where a motorist mowed down more than a dozen in a group ride. Man Slaughter is the only thing that comes to mind. Watch video here.