Freddie Flintoff 'absolutely fine' after Top Gear mishap

Freddie flintoff on the time bandit trike

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Freddie Flintoff pictured at the trike serious about Tuesday’s incident

Most sensible Equipment presenter Freddie Flintoff has mentioned he’s “completely wonderful” after an incident involving a three-wheeled bike.

The ex-England cricketer, 41, is known to have “run out of runway” at Elvington Airfield close to York whilst filming a race for the motoring display.

He was once unharmed and didn’t want clinical consideration, the BBC understands.

Flintoff mentioned: “I am completely wonderful and was once again filming as of late.”

He added: “I’m going to nice lengths to ensure I do neatly in Most sensible Equipment drag races however in this instance I went a couple of lengths too a long way! It’s going to glance extra ridiculous than bad while you see it on TV.”

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Tuesday’s incident came about as Flintoff took phase in a drag race with fellow presenters Paddy McGuinness and Chris Harris.

It happened on the identical airfield the place former Most sensible Equipment host Richard Hammond was once critically injured all over filming in 2006.

Flintoff was once believed to were riding a motorised trike referred to as a Time Bandit and was once wearing complete bike protecting clothes and crash helmet.

A BBC Studios spokesperson mentioned: “The well being and protection of our presenters and group on Most sensible Equipment is paramount.

“As audience of the hot sequence may have observed, Freddie is frequently prepared to get ‘off the overwhelmed observe’.

“Tuesday’s filming at Elvington Airfield was once no exception – however he suffered no accidents because of his spontaneous detour, as enthusiasts will see for themselves once we display the collection in complete within the subsequent sequence.”

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