‘Halo saved my life,’ says Lewis Hamilton after Verstappen crash at Italian GP
Hamilton: ‘I am so so grateful I am still here’
Verstappen criticised for not checking on Hamilton’s condition
Lewis Hamilton has said the halo cockpit protection device was fundamental in saving his life after a crash at the Italian Grand Prix.
The British driver’s car was hit by his title rival Max Verstappen with the Dutchman’s Red Bull riding over and into Hamilton’s head. The world champion was critical of Verstappen for failing to stay to check he was unhurt after the incident.