Three incidents mar Friday's practice for Indianapolis 500

Updated: May 11, 2008, 10:43 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

INDIANAPOLIS -- In a disturbing day of practice for the Indianapolis 500, Danica Patrick's car struck another team's crew member and rookie driver Alex Lloyd hit the wall at more than 223 miles per hour.

Both incidents resulted in injuries.

Patrick's No. 7 Andretti Green Racing struck Dale Coyne Racing crewman Charles Buckman early Friday afternoon. Buckman, the chief mechanic for Mario Moraes' No. 19 car, suffered scalp and facial cuts and a concussion and was taken to a hospital.

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