31 Injured and Three Million Euros, The Balance Sheet of Fire Damage in Formula One
After the sensational victory of Pastor Maldonado (27/Venezuela) broke out in the middle of the victory party a fire in the Williams garage.
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Shock in Formula 1!
After victory in Spain in the Williams Fire Box
Fire in Barcelona. In the Williams team members were trying to box out the fire. In total there were 31 injured, some € 3 million damage
There once was a Formula 1 car. The car of Bruno Senna’s Williams was destroyed
Few things could be saved from the fire. The front wing is only burnt scrap
Panic at the Williams-Box: After the victory, the garage is on fire
Thick smoke rises from the pit-lane
First there were “only” nine people who were hurt. But now comes sad statistic of Barcelona: € 31 injured and 3 million damage!
To 16.52 clock probably triggered an explosion of the tank system to the fire. Immediately struck flames and acrid black smoke from the garage.
Chaos in the pit lane.
In a panic mechanic and guests fled from the smoke. Police, fire and rescue services are in use. Many mechanics are covered in burns, cuts and smoke inhalation. Two injured had to be flown to hospital by helicopter. Five others were also taken to hospital.
Team boss Frank Williams and co-owner (70) could still be pushed out of the box in time at the Circuit de Catalunya. The Englishman sits in a serious car accident in 1986 in a wheelchair.
When the firefighters got the fire under control, was of the Williams garage is not much left many computers, spare parts and equipment – all scrap …
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