Friends and fans of a professional motorcycle racing star from Owensboro are anxious for any word on his condition. Hayden was hospitalized following a training accident in Italy this week.
Hayden’s condition remains extremely serious according to motogp.com.
He was injured after being hit by a car while he was riding a bicycle.
Hundreds of fans have tweeted at the star, known as the Kentucky Kid, to share their support.
Friday afternoon, NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr. posted a picture of a decal he’s put on his race car of Hayden’s number.
.@DaleJr keeping @NickyHayden top of mind this weekend. Check out the decal of Nicky’s number above the B-post. #Axalta88 #NickyHayden pic.twitter.com/phdKcO9iW9— Hendrick 88 Team (@Hendrick88Team) May 19, 2017