BBC Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond is in a critical condition in hospital after a crash in a jet-powered car while filming for the programme. The presenter, 36, was taken by air ambulance to a Leeds hospital which has a special neurological unit. A North Yorkshire Ambulance Service spokesman said he was unconscious when they got to the scene but was regaining consciousness at the hospital. A BBC spokesman confirmed the presenter had been injured during a shoot.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/north_yorkshire/5365676.stm All I can say for now is I hope he recovers quickly with no permanant damage. Get well soon mate. :(
oh damn.... hopefully hell pull through this :(
Isnt he the guy who did that show on G4? He was cool.
I just found out about this.. :( I hope he makes it!
Aren't there saftety precaution for thingslike this??!!
You can have all the precautions you want, but an accident is just something that can always happen.
Already posted somewhere else.. *Merged*
Yea, I do hope he's gonna be okay, he's a pretty okay dude, but what was he doing to get himself so injured? The bbc news link is a bit ambiguous in that respect.