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Lewis Hamilton Charged With 'Intentional Loss of Control'

May 24, 2010 (3:21 am) GMT
Charged with 'intentional loss of control of a motor vehicle,' the F1 driver is scheduled to attend a hearing on August 24 in the Melbourne Magistrates' Court.
Lewis Hamilton

Racing driver has been charged over a stunt he performed on a public road ahead of the Australian Grand Prix in March. The Formula One ace, dating star , was arrested by authorities who spotted him doing a 'burn-out' turn into a busy street in a loaned Mercedes after a practice at the Albert Park circuit in Melbourne.

Hamilton has now been charged with "intentional loss of control of a motor vehicle". A hearing has been scheduled for August 24 in the Melbourne Magistrates' Court - five days before he is to participate in the Belgian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton was rumored to rekindle his romance with Nicole Scherzinger earlier this year, just a month after they announced their break-up. Back then when deciding to split, they reasoned that they needed time to focus on their own careers. Scherzinger was completing her solo album "", while Lewis was struggling to win back his F1 crown from current world champion .

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