Pace car stolen from Hawkeye Downs Racetrack recovered

Picture with rendered graphics of the Hawkeye Downs pace car stolen Wednesday night, May 22, 2019. (Courtesy: Hawkeye Downs)

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Staff at Hawkeye Downs said a pace car truck that was stolen Wednesday night has been recovered.

Staff said two people broke into the Cedar Rapids facility Wednesday night and stole several golf carts and the pace car used in races. Staff said the golf carts were found a short time later nearby but the pace car was missing until Thursday evening when it was recovered. No other information has been released.