15 Aug 2010

US motor race crash kills eight

7:07 pm on 15 August 2010

At least eight people have been killed and 12 injured at an off-road motor race in California.

The BBC is reporting that a vehicle crashed into a crowd of spectators at the California 200 desert night race in San Bernardino County, California.

The California 200 is a race for powerful all terrain trucks over a 80km off-road track.