Just wanted to let everybody know that I am fine but will be going into Surgery tomorow morning. Thanks to the @fia and @hwaag_official @MercedesAMGF1 who are taking great care of me.
Thanks to everybody for the Supporting messages.
— Sophia Floersch (@SophiaFloersch) November 18, 2018
Japanese driver Sho Tsuboi, who Floersch crashed into, was taken to hospital with back pain. Race organizers confirmed two photographers and a marshal were also in hospital. Pole-sitter Daniel Ticktum was leading the race when it was stopped. (Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by Toby Davis)