Conor McGregor says he miraculously averted catastrophe after being struck by a transferring car on Friday. McGregor took to Instagram to share that he was hit by a automotive whereas driving his bicycle in Ireland.
In the video, a breathless McGregor may be heard interacting with somebody who seems to be the motive force of the automotive. The particular person profusely apologized to McGregor. The former two-division UFC champion appeared calm and understanding of the state of affairs, wishing the alleged driver protected travels.
“I might have been useless there,” McGregor may be heard saying within the video.
“Got a bang of a automotive simply now from behind,” McGregor wrote within the publish’s caption. “A solar lure, the motive force could not see me. Full pace straight through [sic] me. Thank you, God, it wasn’t my time. Thank you, wrestling and judo additionally. Having an consciousness on the touchdown saved my life.”
McGregor appeared comparatively in fine condition, excluding a tear in his pants, his bicycle on the ground and a water bottle laying on the facet of the highway.
McGregor (22-6) has not competed professionally since shedding a trilogy combat towards Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 on July 10, 2021. McGregor suffered a damaged tibia within the combat and was unable to proceed. Recently, McGregor denied assaulting a girl final summer time as an Ibiza court docket investigates the matter.