F1 driver Grosjean “ok” after car crashes and bursts into flames

Formula 1 driver Roman Grosjean escaped a huge first lap crash at the Bahrain Grand Prix when his car hit a barrier and split in two and then burst into flames.

Grosjean managed to get out of the blazing wreckage and was taken to hospital  where he later said he was “ok”.

Photo: The moment Grosjean emerges from the blazing wreckage of his car