Teenage Star Athlete Sent Into Surgery After Crashing at 171 MPH, Caught on Camera

November 19, 2018Nov 19, 2018

Over the weekend, a worldwide audience was shocked when race car driver Sophia Floersch got in a horrible airborne crash. The 17-year-old clipped another car and her vehicle was launched through the air into a fence. 


The crash took place at the Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix. Now, an update has been given on the professional driver's health. According to CBS News, Floersch suffered from a spinal fracture. 


On Monday, November 19, the teenager was sent into surgery. She gave an update to her followers on Twitter. 

Floersch wrote, "Just wanted to let everybody know that I am fine but will be going into surgery tomorrow (Monday) morning...Update soon."

Below is the scary footage from the crash:



According to reports, Floersch was driving at around 171 miles-per-hour when the crash occurred. Thankfully, her injuries were relatively minor compared to what they could have been. 



Please be praying for Floersch as she gets her surgery and heads into recovery. Share your prayers here! In other recent news, a beloved Hollywood actress just got married to a musician in a private ceremony.

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