Andrew “Freddie” Flintoff was taken to the hospital after he was injured in an accident while filming Top Gear.
The 45-year-old TV presenter and former professional cricketer was involved in the crash on Tuesday morning while at the Top Gear test track at Dunsfold Airport in Surrey.
A BBC spokesman said: “Freddie was injured in an accident at the Top Gear test track this morning – medical teams were on the scene immediately.
“He has been taken to hospital for further treatment and we will confirm more details in due course.”
The father-of-four, who has hosted BBC One since 2019, was airlifted to hospital after the incident, but is not believed to have suffered any life-threatening injuries, The Sun reports. .
The accident isn’t the first time Flintoff has faced since he started working on the show.
In February 2019, the presenter was involved in a minor incident when he crashed into a market stall in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.
In September of the same year, he was again involved in an accident while driving a tricycle at a reported speed of 124 mph during the filming of Top Gear at Elvington Airport in Yorkshire, but escaped the incident. without any fuss.
Former Top Gear host Richard Hammond was involved in a fatal crash at the same airport in 2006, leaving him in a coma.
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