A NASCAR racetrack has reportedly caught fire as a result of wild fires


UPDATE: Sonoma has released a statement that says its facilities appear safe for now, but it's working with local fire departments to battle the blaze around its property.



Wildfires are sweeping through California, and several reports say they've burning on or near Sonoma Raceway.


NASCAR writer Jeff Gluck and Sara Stierch, a writer for Sonoma Mag, have reported that Raceway is on fire.

Stierch went a step further

Faruk Kugay, a Formula Drift 2017 Pro 1 driver, posted this photo on Twitter.

Teams and drivers began tweeting out their prayers: