17-year-old Sophia Floersch survives horrific airborne crash at Macau Grand Prix

    Race personnel and pit crew are seen at the accident site after Sophia Floersch flew over the barriers and crashed into a fence during a Formula Three race at the Macau Grand Prix.

    (CNN)A teenage German driver has fractured her spine after suffering a horrifying airborne crash at Macau Grand Prix's Formula Three final on Sunday.

    In dramatic video footage which has been shared on social media, Sophia Floersch -- who is only 17 years old -- can be seen losing control of her Van Amersfoort Racing car and flying over her competitors before slamming into the track fence.