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Enzo Fittipaldi is taken to hospital after the horrific crash of an F2 plane in Saudi Arabia

Enzo Fittipaldi and Theo Pourchaire were taken to hospital after the horrific F2 plane crash in Saudi Arabia.

Grandson of Formula 1 legend Emerson Fittipaldi is “conscious” and is currently at King Fahad Armed Forces Hospital, Jeddah.

Fittipaldi even made a gesture with his arm when lifted from the track, as reported by SkySports in Germany.

The horrific crash, seconds after the race, happened to Pourchaire’s car, who had stopped at the starting line after starting the race in third place.

Theo Pourchaire of France and ART Grand Prix and Enzo Fittipaldi of Brazil and Charouz Racing System received medical treatment

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Fittipaldi, from 18th place on the grid, failed to see the danger ahead and drove into the back of the malfunctioning ART vehicle, leaving the audience gasping in horror.

Fittipaldi was pushed into barriers as debris from his car splattered off the track when his car finally came to a stop.

A statement from F2 read: “Both Pourchaire and Fittipaldi were immediately attended by emergency and medical teams.

“The drivers were conscious and freed by medical teams in attendance and were transported to King Fahad Armed Forces Hospital, Jeddah.”

A red flag was waved shortly after the collision, but the race resumed within half an hour.

Theo Pourchaire and Enzo Fittipaldi await medical attention

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But the track, which was rated “very dangerous” by Red Bull driver Sergio Perez, saw another incident in Turn 3, which required a second red flag, leading to the end of the race. race.

The previous two F2 races at Jeddah Corniche Circuit were stopped when the lap opening incident forced a Safety Car.

Consequences of the collision at the beginning between Theo Pourchaire and Enzo Fittipaldi

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Oscar Piastri will eventually win the motion picture race, with half a point awarded in the field.

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