French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi met with an accident during Japanese GP

Jules Bianchi, French formula one driver was in news due to crash occured Japanese Grand Prix formula.

Oct 13, 2014 18:59 IST
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Jules Bianchi, French formula one driver, on 5 October 2014 met with an accident during Japanese Grand Prix held at Suzuka track in Japan.

The accident happened when his Russian-owned team Marussiain car ploughed in the back of a recovery. It smashed into the recovery van after wheels of the car slipped on a wet track which had made the track very slippery. The crash resulted in a severe brain surgery and is in critical condition but stable.

The accident has shaken Formula One like no other event since the death of the Brazilian driver Ayrton Senna in a 190-mile-an-hour crash at Imola, Italy, in 1994.

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