“I saw death coming, I got out of the vehicle for my children.”
Romain Grosjean explained what he experienced in the worst accident of recent years with these words.
“I LIKE A BORN FOR THE SECOND TIME”
The French driver, whose treatment was finished in the hospital, told TF1, broadcasting in his country, about the terrifying moments in the car that turned into a flaming ball and split into two.
“Those moments seemed to me like more than 28 seconds. My visor turned completely orange. I saw death coming. I told myself that I had to get out of the vehicle for my children. I was born for the second time.”
“MY TREATMENT PROCESS CONTINUES”
Grosjean, married and father of 3 children, photo taken at the hospital, “I didn’t know that little body work would make me so happy. My treatment process is going well. But I can write very slowly.” message.
The French driver will miss the race this weekend. His goal is to compete in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the last race of the season.
Haas team boss Günther Steiner said they will decide on Grosjean’s situation on Monday.
The moment Grosjean leaves the vehicle – WATCH