Richard Hammond injured in motorbike crash while filming in Mozambique

first_imgHammond’s co-star Jeremy Clarkson had told the newspaper: “He really did hurt himself quite badly.”But asked if fellow host Hammond went to hospital, Clarkson joked: “We don’t do hospitals.” Richard Hammond now presents The Grand Tour with James May and Jeremy Clarkson In a post, entitled ‘Yes, I fell off but yes, I’m fine. Sorry’, shared on motoring social media platform DriveTribe, Hammond confirmed the reports.He wrote: “Thanks for enquiries re my slight shunt whilst filming for GT. Richard Hammond has assured fans he is “fine” after falling off a motorbike “many times” while filming for The Grand Tour.The TV presenter was in a remote part of Mozambique in east Africa shooting the Amazon Prime programme when the accident occurred, according to The Sun. Richard Hammond was severely injured in a crash in 2006Credit:Barry Batchelor /PA Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Richard Hammond now presents The Grand Tour with James May and Jeremy ClarksonCredit:PA / Amazon Prime Video  Richard hammond James May and Jeremy Clarkson It comes 11 years after Hammond suffered life-threatening head injuries following a high-speed crash as he filmed for BBC’s Top Gear in 2006.The presenter was in a coma for two weeks following the 288mph accident, but made a full recovery. The Telegraph has approached Amazon for comment.  The other presenters were said to have been shaken by the incidentCredit:Paul Grover for the Telegraph “I can confirm that yes, I fell off a. bike, many times, in fact and yes, I banged my head and everything else. But life goes on (sic).” Richard Hammond crash scenelast_img read more