SAN DIEGO – A driver was airlifted to a hospital after crashing his car on a dragstrip near the Barona Casino in east San Diego County.
The crash occurred sometime before 10:50 a.m. at the Barona Drag Strip at 1750 Wildcat Canyon Rd. According to the Lakeside Fire District, the driver was left trapped in the car and had to be extricated.
The driver was taken by Mercy Air Life Flight to a hospital. The exact circumstances of the crash and the condition of the victim were not immediately confirmed.