Ex Top Gear Presenter Richard Hammond escapes from a serious car crash in Switzerland while filming the Rimac Concept Super Car episode for his Amazon Prime Show The Grand Tour. The accident happened in the town of St Gallen, Richard climbed out of the car himself before the vehicle burst into flames. The rescuers had been very fast to reach the scene and Richard Hammond airlifted to the nearest hospital and he is okay and survived the huge accident.
A statement said:
“Nobody else was in the car or involved in the accident, and we’d like to thank the paramedics on site for their swift response”.
“The cause of the crash is unknown and is being investigated,” the statement added.
Richard Hammond’s fellow Jeremy Clarkson tweeted:
“It was the biggest crash I’ve ever seen and the most frightening but incredibly, and thankfully, Richard seems to be mostly OK”.