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Lehto suffers injuries in boat crash

Former grand prix driver JJ Lehto was injured in a boating accident early on Friday morning, Finnish media has reported.

The 44-year-old Finn was reportedly thrown out of the small boat he was travelling in when it struck a bridge support.

Lehto suffered head injuries and broken ribs but was able to swim to shore, although a friend who had been travelling with him was reportedly killed in the accident.

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