Dan Walker gives health update on crash that left him with nasty injuries – as he reveals what saved his life | The Sun

DAN Walker has revealed that he "can't remember" the horror crash which left him with nasty injuries.

The TV star said that that his life had been saved by the bike helmet he was wearing when he was hit by a car.

Walker, 45, said: "Just got home from hospital. Battered and bruised but – amazingly – nothing broken.

"Very thankful to still be here. I have no memory of anything and just remember coming round on the tarmac with paramedics and police around me.

He added: "The helmet I was wearing saved my life today so – if you’re on a bike – get one on your head.

"Smashed my watch & phone, ruined my trousers, my bike is a mess but I’m still here.


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"Currently eating soup through a straw and being looked after by this gorgeous, tired nurse."

The presenter also posted a selfie of his bruised and bloodied face, as well as pics of his smashed watch and ripped trousers.

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In another selfie, he posted alongside one of the NHS nurses caring for him.

Walker said he was travelling on his bike when he was hit by a car.

The dad-of-three escaped seemingly without major injuries.

He doesn't believe he came away with any broken bones.

Police and ambulance crews were called to the scene.

Dan recently interviewed Nicola Bulley's partner Paul Ansell.

In a bid to help locate the missing mum-of-two, Paul gave a heartbreaking TV interview on Channel 5.

The journalist left the BBC in May after six years for a new role at Channel 5.

Before leaving, he helped cover the 2010 Fifa World Cup, the 2016 Rio Olympics and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

In 2021, Dan narrowly missed out on the semi-final of Strictly Come Dancing.

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