MDR Lucerne Race - Major accident

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  1. Pee Wee

    Pee Wee Active Member

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    Just got a call from someone at the MDR race and there was a bad accident with spectators involved.
  2. xjobforacowboyx

    xjobforacowboyx Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    got the same call it's bad. wrecked at rock pile.
  3. xjobforacowboyx

    xjobforacowboyx Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    I've heard the above count, and i've heard 5.

    off of dr

    Race is called off as of right now.

    and like 1450 ranger said, my prayers are with all those involved.
  4. TARHEEL

    TARHEEL Active Member

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    Mdr race

    Same here...prayers being sent big time.
  5. 1mskm

    1mskm Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    my daughter is there , said it is terrible !
  6. xjobforacowboyx

    xjobforacowboyx Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    my brother is keeping me updated, and i'm updating you guys from idaho, i'll keep you posted as much as i know.
  7. xjobforacowboyx

    xjobforacowboyx Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    first helo just landed at 8:25 your time
  8. kailygoin1622

    kailygoin1622 New Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    2 people confirmed dead and at least 15-20 headed to the hospital. race is done for the night. my prayers go out to all those injured and their families
  9. tmathews

    tmathews Well-Known Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    Wow!! What a bummer!!
  10. Big Fish

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    Re: Mdr race

    Our prayers are with everyone involved. For the sake all those with family members at this race please don't name names on the internet.
  11. 1450-ranger

    1450-ranger Well-Known Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    Confirmed info:
    3 DOA confirmed, 8 total air ships on order.

    7 immediate transfers TRIAGE still in progress
  12. Stone Crawler

    Stone Crawler Active Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    Thoughts and prayers go out to all involved, and their families from the Hammerking Productions Team.
  13. xjobforacowboyx

    xjobforacowboyx Member

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    Re: Mdr race

    more news from DR
  14. TARHEEL

    TARHEEL Active Member

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    Mdr race

    Good point. When I got hit it went out over Weatherman and my Mom was listening.
  15. Mike @ pit b

    Mike @ pit b #Mike@PlanB

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    Re: Mdr race

    This needs to be repeated.

    Very sad news. My thoughts are with those involved.
  16. OffroadExit

    OffroadExit Pistol Pete's Personal Pot Stirrer

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    Re: Mdr race

    Upland Fire just sent their airship.
  17. tmathews

    tmathews Well-Known Member

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    Re: MDR Race - Major accident

    More info can be found on the Desert Rangers website
  18. RCRCHSR

    RCRCHSR Member

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    Re: MDR Race - Major accident

    Tommy and my kids are there. Said it is very bad. Our thoughts and Prayers are going out to everyone involved.
  19. xjobforacowboyx

    xjobforacowboyx Member

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    Re: MDR Race - Major accident

    bird number 2-4 are all there, to some extent, either just lifting off, loading up, or landing.
  20. 1mskm

    1mskm Member

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    Re: MDR Race - Major accident

    heard from someone there 4 dead 14 critical so far . prayers for everyone involved

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