Richard Hammond Airlifted To Hospital Following Crash


Reports are just coming in that Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond has been in a horrific crash in Switzerland and has been airlifted to hospital.

This is not the first time the former Top Gear presenter has been rushed to hospital, in 2006 he sustained brain injuries after a 288 mph rocket car accident.

The 47 year old flipped a £2 million supercar as he filmed his new Amazon show The Grand Tour, which burst into flames following the crash.


Police spokesperson Gian Andrea Rezzoli, from the St Gallen police, said an injured driver in was rushed to hospital by air ambulance, but no official confirmation of the star’s injuries has been given.

A source told The Sun: “The crash was really bad. The car completely flipped and then burst into flames.

“There was real concern for Richard but the emergency services were quickly on hand and he’s a very lucky boy.




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