20
Jun

Race Leads to Injuring 10 NASCAR Fans by a Falling Cable

Written by admin. Posted in NASCAR News

Racing has been that sports that has been able to attract a lot of people. In most of the cases it has been seen that the gallery is full with people. The people shout a lot to cheer up for their favorite racing stars. Accidents at such a place are something that is really unwanted and rare in nature. But mishaps never see situation, time or place before coming. A similar accident happened during the NASCAR race. The race was taking place at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Suddenly a TV camera that was mounted in one of the grandstands feels on the surface of the track. The issue happened during the race. As a result the people were distracted and mood of the people was fully disturbed.

The accident in detail

Each and everyone was busy enjoying the race when the TV camera suddenly fell. This not only spoiled the spirit of enjoyment but also the people were terrified a lot. Three people were so heavily injured that they were admitted in the hospital. Ten other people were also injured. The overhead cameras that are installed at the race course to capture various moments are dependent on three ropes. Two ropes are found on the sides and they help in keeping the camera in place. The third rope is used as the drive rope. The incident took place when there a fault occurred in the drive rope and the camera fell on the track. Below are some after effects of the accident.

The whole place became chaotic and the indiscipline continued for over half an hour.
At last everything was cleared away and managed by the crew members.
The participants were also given some time to get their cars repaired.

Investigation is going on and the truth behind the incident will come out soon.

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