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Flooding closes Santa Anita Race Track

January 5, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
The winter storm forced the closure of Santa Anita Park in Arcadia on Saturday.The track was soaked with about five inches of rain in just 24 hours.

Officials say that after talking with maintenance crews, jockeys, and horsemen, they were forced to cancel all ten of today's horse races.

Racing is tentatively scheduled to resume sometime Sunday.