UPDATE: Lyon County Sheriff’s Deputies tell News 4, two people are dead in the crash.
Deputies say the preliminary investigation of the scene indicates that both of the decedents were drivers of cars that were in a race. Both people died of injuries sustained in a multiple vehicle accident that occurred on a dirt track.
The names of the drivers are being withheld until family notifications can be made.
FERNLEY, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) - A large crash happened during a dwarf car race at the Reno-Fernley Raceway Saturday evening.
There are reports of many drivers being injured in the crash. Care flight is transporting injured drivers to the hospital.
Fans at the race track were told to head home after the crash.