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F1 crash in testing

Discussion in 'General Banter' started by Titan, Jul 3, 2012.

  1. Titan

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    Maria De Villota has been seriouly injured during testing for the Marussia team at Duxford this morning.
    Let's all hope she makes a full recovery.
     
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    Oh dear that does not sound good after reading that, I hope she recovers and lives to tell the tale.
     
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    BBC Cambridgeshire presenter Chris Mann, who witnessed the crash, said the car was slowing down when it "suddenly accelerated" into the back of the lorry.... :-\

    :(
     
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    Apparently I've just heard she has massive facial injuries and has lost one eye. Such a shame as she was very pretty.
     
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    Just read that she went through 15 hours of surgery. Indeed a very sad accident :(
     
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    Maria de Villota has been released from hospital after it was established she had suffered no neurological damage from her testing crash. A statement on De Villota's website said she had suffered "no neurological deficit and does not need any surgery".

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/formula1/18998424
     
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