Chris Martin's crash injuries worse than thought

Not just a broken ankle for the Kawasaki young-gun after highspeed crash

THE NEWS just keeps getting worse for Gearlink Kawasaki's Chris Martin after his horrific crash at Brands Hatch in the British Superbike Championship meeting on Sunday.

The youngster was left with a broken ankle, as revealed by, but it has just been discovered that he has more injuries than were first diagnosed too after his massive crash in the British Supersport race.

Chris has also broken the pin inserted into his other ankle earlier in the year and after being scanned is now under further investigation for SEVEN broken vertebrae.

He is waiting to be transferred to Kings College Hospital in London for further treatment. Good luck Chris.