• Speedway officials take steps to help race fans stay cool this weekend


    Temperatures are expected to soar into the mid-90s Sunday, when thousands of race fans will pack the stands at Charlotte Motor Speedway for the Coca-Cola 600.

    [FORECAST: Near-record heat grips Carolinas through Memorial Day Weekend]

    Many have already arrived at nearby campgrounds in Concord.

    Meteorologist Jaclyn Shearer talked with speedway officials to find out what steps they’re taking to help people stay cool.

    >> WATCH the video above to learn more about what's being done to help keep fans safe. 


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