British decathlete Ben Gregory 'in coma' after bike crash

Team GB decathlete Ben Gregory is fighting for life after being involved in a serious bike crash.

The Welsh sportsman, 31, fractured his skull and neck and has suffered multiple brain hemorrhage

Ms Heffernan posted on her stories that Gregor was ‘in a coma and on life support’.

‘I’ve never felt so scared, helpless and sick to the stomach,’ she wrote.

‘Ben needs your positive thoughts and prayers right now.

‘Those that know Ben know how strong he is mentally and physically, he’s a fighter and he’ll get through this.’

She urged fans to pray for him and send ‘all the positive thoughts and energy you can muster’.

Ms Heffernan thanked fans for their support, adding that it would be a ‘long road to recovery’ but she has ‘every faith’ the athlete would ‘pull through’.