What happened in Richard Hammond's accident?



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What's happened to former Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond?

Richard Hammond of Amazon's The Grand Tour (and formerly of BBC's Top Gear) has fallen off his motorbike in Mozambique while filming.

Co-presenter Jeremy Clarkson said:

“He really did hurt himself quite badly.”

Richard Hammond has now said

"Yes, I fell off but yes, I'm fine. Sorry.... Thanks for enquiries re my slight shunt whilst filming for GT. 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)."

It's 11 years since Hammond nearly died in a crash during filming.

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