News Flash: Laurent Jalabert seriously injured in accident (Reuters)

Former cyclist has been seriously injured in a road accident, French media rrted on Monday.

Jalabert, who won the Tour of in 1995 and was world champion in 1997, was on his bike when he was hit by a car travelling in the opposite direction.

Rrts said the Frenchman suffered several fractures and was unconscious when the emergency services arrived, but did regain consciousness later.

(Rrting by Toby Davis in ; editing by Mark Meadows)

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