8 killed as truck slams into spectators at CA race

Workers push an overturned off-road race truck upright Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010 after it went out of control and ran into a crowd of spectators during a race in Lucerne Valley, Calif., on Saturday. At least eight people were killed during the incident about 100 miles east of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Francis Specker)

August 15, 2010 6:03:44 PM PDT
The crowd at the off-road race could almost touch the trucks as they hurtled and bounced over the desert sand. They were close enough for one mistake to end eight lives.

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