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A Shooting At Hallsville Raceway Leaves One Dead

Thousands of people at the Hallsville Raceway were witnesses to murder Sunday night. A shooting took place around 9 o'clock.

The raceway is on FM 450, just 2 miles north of Hallsville. Witnesses tell us about 3,000 people were there watching drag racing, when they heard shots fired into the crowd. Police tell us one person died, another is in critical condition.

Also, 4 people are in custody. Witnesses told us they have been informed by police the shooting was over a bet. There was a brief lock down, according to witnesses, but that was about an hour after the shooting.

Bob Hallmark, reporting. bhallmark@kltv.com

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