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Australian Formula Three driver Alex Peroni unhurt after his car takes flight in horrific crash at Monza

  • Alex Peroni lost control of his car on a 'sausage' kerb at the Parabolica curve.

  • Peroni's car was launched, spinning, somersaulting and rolling high into the track-side fencing.

  • Saturday's accident came a week after the death of French driver Anthoine Hubert in a Formula 2 race at the Belgian GP.

Formula Three driver Alex Peroni escaped unhurt from a spectacular crash at Monza on Saturday.

The Australian lost control of his car on a 'sausage' kerb at the Parabolica curve and was launched, spinning, somersaulting and rolling high into the track-side fencing.

Saturday's airborne accident came a week after the death of French driver Anthoine Hubert in a Formula Two race at the Belgian Grand Prix.

The incident led to race organisers announcing a delay to third practice for Sunday's F1 Italian Grand Prix while the kerb was examined and removed.

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Updated Date: Sep 07, 2019 19:05:56 IST