Racer’s 230 MPH Crash Results in Only Injuries (+Video)

May 15, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A motorcycle drag racer survived a 230 MPH crash with only a broken ankle in Australia.

Australian drag racer Chris Matheson, who was racing on his bike at the Sydney Dragway’s 2013 Nitro Champs when he took the spill, according to the Post Game.

He appears to roll on the ground for around 100 feet before he stops.

Dragzine.com reported that Matheson, a three-time ANDRA Top Bike champion, appeared to have been grabbed by the wind when he fell.

He only suffered a broken ankle in the incident, according to the website.