Tragic Accident at Middle TN/Buffalo Valley Dragway

No Racing at the Dragway tonight, August 12, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: A tragic accident has been reported at the Middle TN/ Buffalo Valley Dragway in Baxter. We will release details as we receive them. Please Avoid the area.

Putnam County 911 Brandon Smith, Assistant Director.

We received 911 calls at 9:20pm stating there was a drag racing crash at the Middle Tennessee Dragway. As responders arrived, we were notified that it was a single-vehicle crash, with only one driver involved. EMS personnel indicated the driver was deceased on their arrival.

Agencies responding: Putnam County EMS, Fire Department, Rescue Squad, Sheriff’s Office, and Tennessee Highway Patrol. The Putnam County Coroner was also called to the scene.