Sunday , May 22 2022

A new violent accident on the Macau line: 5 injured, including a 17-year-old pilot


Hong Kong – A new frightened week at Grand Prix in Macao has been mourned several times: the 17-year-old German driver lost control of his car that flew off, an accident in which four other people were injured.

Launched at more than 200 km / h when it reaches a rectangular corner, Dallara-Mercedes sophia Florsch hit the competitor, took it over the safety net and smashed the cabin house photographers before returning to the area where they were marching.

"I wanted to say to everyone that I was fine, and that I had an operation tomorrow morning. Thank you for your support messages"tveeted a few hours after the terrible fall of the German Van Amersfoort Racing, which this year started Formula 3.

The pilot is suffering from "spinal breakage", his state of health is"stable"according to a medical bulletin issued by his team.

A miracle in the face of the scary pictures taken by many viewers set at the turn of Lisbon, the darkest and most famous car in the city of Guia. From the podium, the videos show a car that flying at full speed, while the pilot loses control on a straight line.

"After a serious accident today in # Macau, @ FIA is mobilized to help people involved and analyze what happened. We will study the situation and draw the necessary conclusions"said Jean Todt, president of the International Automobile Federation (FIA), at Twitter.

– Three deaths in the past –

The remaining four wounded were received "conscious"In the hospital, according to the FIA, this is another driver involved in the accident, Sho Tsuboi, as well as two photographers and a marshal for the track, which has a broken jaw.

"I hope everyone is well after this accident, I want them the best"said European champion F3 Mick Schumacher, son of the F1 legend Michael, according to the South China Morning Post.

It ended nearly an hour after the accident, the race continued, and 19-year-old Brittany Dan Ticktum won the Grand Prix, with great names like Michael Schumacher and Airton Senna illustrated.

Grand Prix Macao has seen three fatal accidents in the past few years.

In November 2017, British driver Daniel Hegarti died in an accident after losing control of his motorcycle and violently hitting the barium in the circle.

In 2012, biker, Portuguese Luis Carreira and car driver Phillip Iau of Hong Kong died in accidents when qualifying their events.

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