And so it did. Amazingly without any casualties. Though the UK's Guardian newspaper reports that while Lecerf wasn't injured, he did suffer two epileptic seizures.
Not that we're keeping score, but surely that ought to count.
Regardless, everything more or less worked out in the end with his strict adherence to the most basic rule of driving: Make the tires maintain contact with the road.
And sometimes, just for fun ... with a ditch in Belgium.