Lech Walesa's son in 'serious' condition after motorcycle accident
PR dla Zagranicy
Member of the European Parliament Jaroslaw Walesa, son of Lech Walesa, has undergone emergency spine surgery at the Military Medical Clinic in Warsaw after a horrific motorcycle crash on Friday.
Crash scene, Friday; photo - PAP/Marcin Bednarski
Jaroslaw Walesa was rushed in a critical state by a rescue service helicopter after being hit by a passenger car while riding his motorcycle.
The accident occurred near Sierpc, in the central Mazovia region, on the route between Gdansk and Warsaw.
A spokesman for the clinic said that besides the spine injury Jaroslaw Walesa suffered heavy internal injuries and a number of leg and hip fractures.
His condition remains serious but “stable” according to doctors. (ss)