Raikkonen's Ferrari breaks mechanic's leg during pit stop at Bahrain GP

A Ferrari team mechanic was taken to the hospital with a broken leg after being struck by Kimi Raikkonen's car during a botched tire change at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday.

Raikkonen came in for his second tire change of the race after 36 of 57 laps, but the rear left tire was not secured properly. Raikkonen was given the green light to go but it was an unsafe release and, as he pulled away, the tire hit one of the mechanics.

Ferrari later tweeted that the mechanic, named only as Francesco, likely sustained a "shinbone and fibula fracture."

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