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Police: Man Critically Injured in Crash at Bonneville Salt Flats Race Track

Sep 15, 2019, 3:32 PM | Updated: 3:34 pm
378985 03: The Bonneville Salt Flats, often referred to as the "Eight Wonder of the World" September 22, 2000 is the remnant of Lake Bonneville which covered one third of the State of Utah over Ten thousand years ago. It is one of the most consistently flat areas on earth which makes it the ideal home for Landspeed record attempts. (Photo by Dan Callister/Liaison)
(Photo by Dan Callister/Liaison)

WENDOVER – A man has been taken by medical chopper in critical condition after crashing an aeronautical (low friction, high-speed vehicle) at the Bonneville Salt Flats Race Track, Wendover City Officer Nic Frances said.

He was going around 350 mph when he crashed, Francis said. ‬

Police did not release the identity of the man. We are working on gathering more updates.

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Police: Man Critically Injured in Crash at Bonneville Salt Flats Race Track