Spanish rally driver Carlos Sainz is in hospital after a rollover accident.
The accident happened on Thursday as part of the “Island-X-Prix” in Sardinia, the second round of the “Extreme E” electric vehicle championship. According to information, the condition of the father of Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz jr. not serious, but the result of the medical examination is still pending.
In the final, the Spaniard collided with Swede Johan Kristoffersson, who is driving for the team of former Formula 1 World Champion Nico Rosberg. The car overturned. According to reports, Sainz senior was able to get out of the vehicle himself after the crash. A helicopter took the 60-year-old to a hospital in Cagliari.