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A former winner of the championship MotoGP Nicky Hayden died from injuries sustained in the accident. The incident occurred last week

Nicky Hayden had an accident last week, during training in Italy. The driver was hit by a car.

Hayden received a traumatic brain injuries, and thoracic injuries. The driver was taken to a local hospital in critical condition. Five days later he died. The Hayden was 35 years old.

Hayden became MotoGP champion in 2006 – he was ahead of Valentino Rossi. In 2005, where he became the third in the series. Hayden also won Championships in the AMA 600 Supersport, AMA Superbike and Superbike World Championship .