As many have already heard, seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher was recently injured in a skiing accident on the 29th of December 2013. While skiing on the Dent de Burgin in the French Alps with his son, Michael fell and hit his head on a rock, sustaining serious head injuries through despite his ski helmet that he was wearing.
Over the last couple days, he has been in critical condition and in a medically induced coma. Doctors have been operating and keeping close eye on Michael, and reported on January 1st that his condition is “critical but stable”, and that he has shown some signs of improvement.
More details, and words from his family, can be found at this article from the BBC News website.
Our hearts go out to Michael, his family, and his friends.