Ex-Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has left hospital after emerging from a medically induced coma.
A statement from his family stressed that the driver will now need to undergo further rehabilitation at an undisclosed location.
Schumacher has been in a French hospital since suffering severe head injuries during a skiing accident last December. at the time doctors decided to put Schumacher in a coma in an attempt to lessen the chances of brain damage.
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