Driver dies after medical emergency at Franklin County Speedway
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - A racecar driver died after a medical emergency Sunday at Franklin County Speedway.
Crews responded to the track around 4 p.m. and the patient was airlifted to Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital where he later died.
According to Franklin County Public Safety Director Billy Ferguson, the driver was not involved in a race-involved incident.
The Franklin County Speedway was hosting the Commonwealth Carolina Clash on Sunday.
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