JEFFERSON COUNTY, W.Va. – The investigation continues into the Saturday night crash at Summit Point Raceway that left a driving instructor dead.
The wreck happened during the HyperFest racing event.
Reports indicated the instructor was a passenger in a vehicle that made a sharp left turn before the driver lost control and crashed into a tree after 5 p.m. Saturday.
The driver was being treated at a hospital in Winchester, Va.
The driver nor the instructor were being publicly identified as of Sunday.
Deputies with the Jefferson County sheriff’s department were investigating.