John Force, NHRA drag racing’s biggest star, collided on Sunday with Funny Car driver Kenny Bernstein after crossing the finish line.
John Force was conscious after the crash but suffered two broken legs and a broken arm.
Kenny Bernstein was not injured in the incident.
The race, O’Reilly NHRA Fall Nationals, was at Texas Motorplex outside of Dallas.
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