Racer from Germany Sophia Flers was in a terrible accident during the race Formula 3. The girl lost control on a curve and after a collision with a curb and flew beyond the fence.
Director of Grand Prix (name Formula 3) to Macau immediately released the red flags and stopped the race while the other cars were sent to pit lane.
Except Sophia of Flers, the accident injured five people who were taken to the hospital.
Video from the scene of the accident
Photos from the accident
On his page in the social network of Sofia announced that she was all right.
“Just wanted to let everyone know that I’m fine, but surgery will still be tomorrow morning. Thank you all for the support in messages”, – is spoken in the message of the racers.
What is the championship of Formula-3?This is one of the European Championships, the class of cars with exposed wheels, designed for the examination, on special routes. The series existed in 2003-2012 and was created for the education of young riders. Defending champion continental Formula-3 – 19-year old son of a legend of Formula 1 Michael Schumacher Mick. This year the race took place in Macau (China).