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German Grand Prix Video: Cameraman Hit with Tire from Mark Webber’s Car

Mark Webber made a routine pit stop at the end of the eighth lap during the 2013 German Grand Prix, but no one could have predicted what would happen next. The crew apparently had a problem attaching the right-rear tire during a change and wasn’t able to communicate the issue to the driver.       He sped off and soon saw his detached wheel spiraling into the pit lane, right toward other crew, spectators and—unfortunately—an unaware cameraman.   The stray tire went careening past a number of personnel who were agile enough to avoid it, but soon struck Paul Allen—an unsuspecting camera operator who had his focus on the track. Fédération Internationale de l'Automobil...

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