Three times World 1500m champion, Asbel Kiprop is nursing head injuries after being involved in an accident on Wednesday in Eldoret.
Kiprop becomes the third athlete to be involved in a motorbike accident after three-time world half marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor and the two time world Youth 3,000m steeplechase champion, Celliphine Chespol were both knocked while on their morning runs.
While speaking exclusively to Athletics News, the former Olympic 1500m champion who returned this year from his suspension, said the motorbike that was carrying him slide around his home area.
“A slide motorbike accident at my locality home. Nilikua nabebwa na pikipiki” said Asbel.