Three men shot to death at Kenosha County auto racing event

3 shot at Great Lakes Dragaway in Wisconsin

3 shot at Great Lakes Dragaway in Wisconsin

Three people are dead following a shooting at the Great Lakes Dragaway Sunday, Kenosha County Sheriff's officials said.

Two of the victims died immediately; the third died on the way to the hospital, Beth said.

Officials say the suspect may have left in a black auto, but no other description of that vehicle has been released. "The three men shot were standing near a food vendor when the suspect walked up and shot them point blank". All three were in their 30s and came from the Aurora, Ill. area. He does not know if the shooting was gang-related, although the sheriff said it was a "strong possibility". The suspect, described as a black man in his 20s, still is at large, and authorities are actively searching for a black vehicle, though size and make were not specified.

The police said while friends of the victims were in shock after the event, they had no idea what would have led to the incident. The shooting happened as some 15,000 people attended "Larry's Fun Fest" at the raceway on a mild Sunday evening.

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Beth told Milwaukee-based TMJ4 that the shootings were believe to be the result of rival gangs from Milwaukee and Chicago coming to a head, and that they have caused problems at the Union Grove facility in the past.

"Given that there were 5,000 people there, we're glad that we didn't have more casualties", he said.

One person has been killed and two others have been wounded in an altercation at the Great Lakes Dragaway in Wisconsin. Larry's Fun Fest was billed as part-car show and part-drag race.

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