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Video: Driver’s miraculous escape from rally car spin

RALLY driver JOHN LYNCH took the word lucky to whole new level after he miraculously gained control of his rally car after it spun six times down a tiny back road in this year’s Carlow Rally.

The video shows Lynch’s car speed round a bend, clips a wall and starts to spin.

After the car spun six times, it ended up facing the correct direction and he continued on in the race.

Spectators are heard voicing their colourful reactions to what they just witnessed.

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