Dec 29, 2013, 7:50 PM EDT
Many drivers’ thoughts are with seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher, who is currently listed in critical condition and is in a coma after sustaining a severe head injury today in a skiing accident in France.
A further update is expected to come tomorrow morning from the Grenoble, France hospital where Schumacher is currently being treated. But as we all wait for what will hopefully be encouraging news, Schumacher’s fellow racers have taken to Twitter to express their hope that the great champion will pull through.
My thoughts are with Michael Schumacher at this tough time.. Michael more than anyone has the strength to pull through this.—
Jenson Button (@JensonButton) December 29, 2013
My thoughts are with Michael & his family at the moment.
He has always been a fighter so let's hope he fights to recovery.—
Max Chilton (@maxchilton) December 29, 2013
Thoughts are with Michael Schumacher and his family. Hard for me to accept as I always believe that he was invincible.—
Justin Wilson (@justin_wilson) December 29, 2013
Sad day in racing thinking and keeping fingers crossed for Michael Schumacher, reports are all the place but it's serious—
Arie Luyendyk (@ArieLuyendyk) December 29, 2013
I also pray one of my true childhood heroes Michael Schumacher recovers from his skiing accident. He was and always will be 1 of the greats.—
Graham Rahal (@GrahamRahal) December 29, 2013
Thoughts and prayers with Michael Schumacher and family!!! You will win this race!!!—
Christian Fittipaldi (@fittitweet) December 29, 2013