Racer dies behind the wheel during LeMons race

A City of Camden spokesperson tells WACH Fox that a preliminary report shows a man has died during the race.

KERSHAW COUNTY (WACH) -- It was a somber race weekend at the 24-hours of Lemons Race in Kershaw County.

The Kershaw County Corners office tells WACH Fox that Sidney Brayton, 60 has died during the race.

Corner Johnny Fellers says Brayton died of a heart attack Saturday evening during the race and crashed his car.

Officials say Brayton suffered no injuries related to the crash and that the cars safety equipment did it's job.