5 / 10
Crew members push Ryan Newman's car in a downpour that shortened the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa. Jeff Gordon won. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Pocono marred by deadly lightning strike

August 6, 2012

Officials at Pocono Raceway say one person is dead and nine are injured after a lightning strike

in the parking lot behind the grandstand following a shortened NASCAR

Sprint Cup Series auto race, won by Jeff Gordon, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012.