Viewer Photos: Crash at Grand Prix of Houston

Viewer Photos: Crash at Grand Prix of Houston

Credit: Courtesy of Josh Jordan

Thirteen spectators were injured during a wreck on the final lap of the second race of the Grand Prix of Houston Sunday afternoon, officials said.

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by CBS News / AP / KHOU.com staff

Associated Press

Posted on October 7, 2013 at 11:59 AM

Updated Thursday, Oct 10 at 5:16 PM

HOUSTON – Thirteen spectators were injured during a wreck on the final lap of the second race of the Grand Prix of Houston Sunday afternoon, officials said.

>>>To view a slideshow of viewer photos from the crash site, click here.

The race ended when Dario Franchitti’s car went airborne into the fence about halfway through the final lap at Reliant Park.

According to the Houston Fire Department, two of the 13 spectators that were injured were taken to the hospital to be evaluated.

The 11 other injured spectators were treated on site at Reliant Park, HFD officials said.

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