Conor McGregor was struck by a automobile whereas driving his bike, he revealed in a video on his Instagram web page on Saturday.
The New York Submit reviews McGregor says within the video: “I may’ve been lifeless there, mate, look”.
His light-green bike lay within the centre of the street. McGregor later revealed a tear on the bottom of his pants.
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And all through the video, McGregor will be heard speaking to the one who hit him, with the person repeatedly apologising and providing to present McGregor and his bike a trip — which the MMA star accepted.
“Received a bang of a automobile simply now from behind,” McGregor wrote in his submit’s caption, with a praying emoji tacked to the tip.
“A solar entice, the driving force couldn’t see me. Full pace straight via me. Thanks God, it wasn’t my time. Thanks wrestling and judo additionally. Having an consciousness on the touchdown saved my life.”
At first of the video, the person apologised to McGregor whereas strolling towards the bike from his automobile, and McGregor responded, “All good, mate, all good. Don’t fear about it.” Then, McGregor paces round, surveying the harm, and later remarks that his bike is now “f***ed.”
The pair then pile into the person’s automobile, with McGregor’s bike within the again, and McGregor asks the person his title earlier than explaining that he was the one who hit him.
“I’m nonetheless right here,” McGregor mentioned to shut the video. “Thank god. That’s all that issues.”
Earlier this week, McGregor confronted accusations from a girl that he punched her within the face, kicked her within the abdomen and threatened to drown her final summer time throughout a celebration on his yacht in Ibiza. McGregor denied the allegations, however the lady informed the Majorca Every day
Bulletin that “it was as if he was possessed” — inflicting her to worry for her life.
“Over six months in the past an incident was alleged and after a police overview, the matter was not pursued. Mr. McGregor is steadfast in his denial of all of the accusations made by a visitor on his boat,” Karen Kessler, McGregor’s spokesperson, informed the Every day Bulletin in a press release.
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