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John Westlake  says:

Andrews crash: how high?

This astonishing picture by James Wright of Double Red illustrates just how hard Simon Andrews and his PR Racing Kawasaki hit the tyre wall at Snetterton last weekend. Not only has the front of the bike been torn from the frame, it's then been fired 50-60ft up in the air. The bike itself reached a height of 15ft. Andrews was seriously hurt...

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mogulthrash

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mogulthrash says:

crikey

Get better soon Simon.

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CrazyG

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CrazyG says:

Scary Stuff

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZ7RRF2qu5U

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fuzzrr

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fuzzrr says:

I found the forks in my garden....... And I live 270 miles away!!!!!!  Bit of spit and polish and I'll chuck um on the R1. :)

On a serious note, get well soon guys. That was a nasty one.

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Hedgehog5

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Hedgehog5 says:

I've heard of people tryin' to get their front wheels up but this is takin' it a bit far!

Glad to hear that both riders should make a full recovery.

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stevebaldy

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stevebaldy says:

fer lippin heck....

that's huge....good job it didn't happen nearer to one of the main viewing areas, shudder to think..!!

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PaceyCasey

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PaceyCasey says:

Jeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeez!!!!!

Never seen anything like it. As before, hope you have a speedy recovery Si and all the best bud.

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remstein

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remstein says:

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Hells teeth that was high iv'e never seen owt like that ever

Two of my fave riders in bsb wishing em both a speedy recovery

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hstephen5

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hstephen5 says:

easy fix

Am sure duck tape and a few zip ties will fix it up.

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spondonsteve

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spondonsteve says:

can i have he's forks

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bluehawk

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bluehawk says:

Needs to back off the preload on the front a half turn??

 

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