Race Fans Electrocuted
Flag Pole Touches Power Line, Shocks Men
November 15, 2002

HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Two NASCAR fans are in critical condition after being shocked when a flagpole they were holding touched a power line.
The men were at Homestead-Miami Raceway for the Craftsman Truck series today.

The men were reportedly badly burned, one of them burned on more than 80 percent of his body.

Homestead is also hosting the Busch Grand National Series tomorrow and the Winston Cup Series Sunday.

The names of the men have not yet been released.

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