Published: May 10, 2013 5:47 PM EDT
Updated: May 10, 2013 5:51 PM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A Cape Coral race car driver is opening up about the crash that nearly cost him his life.

Geoff Styner is home from the hospital, adjusting to life with a medical apparatus called a Halo.

Styner survived the wreck at a race in Bradenton last weekend. He was in second place when he hit a wall so hard that it crushed the cage protecting him.

Speakng only with WINK News, he opened up about seeing the crash for the first time.