Cameraman in hospital after pit incident
7 July 2013 – A cameraman has been taken to hospital following a pit lane incident which involved Red Bull driver Mark Webber during Sunday's German Grand Prix at the Nürburgring.
It has been confirmed that Paul Allen was hit on the left-hand side of his body by a wheel that came off Webber's car directly after a troublesome pit-stop. He remained conscious throughout and was immediately taken to the circuit's medical centre.
He has now been transported to Koblenz Hospital, and remains under observation.
"He was treated at the circuit medical centre and then transported by helicopter to Koblenz Hospital," read a a statement issued by governing body the FIA on Sunday afternoon. "The Briton has been kept there, under observation. Further information from the hospital will be provided as soon as it becomes available."
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