Spanish F1 racer Fernando Alonso Alonso has been declared okay by the doctors after surviving a horror crash after a clash with Mexican Esteban Gutierrez at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.
The race was red flagged at the 19th lap due to the collision.
According to the official F1 website, Alonso was running immediately behind Gutierrez as the pair approached Turn 3 at speed, but made contact with the rear of the Mexicanâ€™s car as they entered the braking zone, sending the Spaniard into the left-hand wall.
Alonso to @tensporttvâ€” Mark Howard (@MarkHoward03) March 20, 2016
"I wanted to get out of the car as quickly as possible as I knew my mum would be watching at home".
Fernando has visited the medical centre and has been formally okayed by the doctors. #AusGPâ€” McLaren (@McLarenF1) March 20, 2016