American athlete Connor Fields seriously injured in an accident while cycling at the Tokyo Olympics. The discoloration of the Games took place during the semi-finals on Friday.
Connor, an American BMX razor, was taken to hospital after suffering a brain haemorrhage. He was admitted to the intensive care unit. But the U.S. team said Connor’s health was improving and he had been removed from the ICU.
Connor was injured in the first corner during the semi – final. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead at the scene. On examination, doctors confirmed that Connor had suffered a brain hemorrhage. He remained in the intensive care unit overnight and was later transferred. This was followed by the discovery that the bleeding had stopped and that there were no other wounds or injuries. But the American Cycling Federation said Connor would have to stay in hospital for a few more days.