Freddy Flintoff’s Top Gear car ‘didn’t have airbags’ during horrific crash
Freddy Flintoffof top gear The car that led him to the horrific crash reportedly did not have an airbag.
Last December, the former cricket star ‘Lucky to be alive’ after accident It happened while he was filming a BBC series at Dunsford Airfield in Surrey.
Freddie’s car was said to have flipped over and he Airlifted to hospital with broken ribs Injuries to the face despite wearing a helmet.
A statement issued at the time said:Freddie was injured in an accident This morning at the Top Gear test track – crew medics were on the scene quickly. He has been taken to the hospital for further treatment and we will confirm the details at a later date. ”
It was later reported that the car was not equipped with airbags. Claims he was seriously injured because there was no robbery in his car.
according to SunFreddie was driving an “open-top, three-wheeled, classic-looking sports car.”
The publication says that the Morgan Super 3 Freddie was driving was compliant with British safety standards but did not have airbags.
A source told the paper: “Very little is known about the accident and his boss is trying to hide the details.
“This revelation of no airbags is bound to raise questions from fans.”
It was recently reported that filming for the hit show took place Pause “indefinitely” According to reports, BBC bosses will soon give an explanation as to when the series will resume filming.
“The report is imminent. Only once it’s finished and investigated will a decision be made on whether filming for Top Gear can resume,” the source shared.
A spokesperson who previously spoke about the show’s future told Metro.co.uk: Filming has been paused as we await the results of the investigation into Freddy’s accident. Once the investigation is complete, a decision will be made as to when production will resume.
After the accident, a friend of Freddie’s recently said that the television personality reconsider whether he will come back on the previously hosted BBC car series Jeremy Clarksonof.
The BBC and the government agency Health and Safety Service launched an investigation into the incident last year and issued the following statement: All health and safety procedures are being followed at the site and the incident is currently being fully investigated in line with standard policies and practices.
The BBC declined to comment when contacted by Metro.co.uk.
Top Gear is available on BBC iPlayer.
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