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Thursday, 13 July 2017

RAIN INTERRUPTS TERRE HAUTE, NEW DATES RELEASED

 

 

RAIN INTERRUPTS TERRE HAUTE, NEW DATES RELEASED

Terre Haute, IN........Heavy rain and strong winds interrupted Wednesday night's "Don Smith Classic" AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Race at the Terre Haute Action Track, forcing cancellation of the event after practice had begun. "Indiana Sprint Week" presented by Camping World will now resume Thursday night at Lincoln Park Speedway in Putnamville, Ind. USAC and THAT officials have announced that due to the loss of the May "Tony Hulman Classic": and tonight's "Don Smith Classic" that the AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Cars will return to the Terre Haute Action Track September 15 and October 14. Fans and participants are asked to retain their ticket stubs and pit pass armbands for use at a future Terre Haute event.

Isaac Chapple flipped during practice, ending the event just as the rains and wind hit to force the cancellation. Chapple was transferred to Terre Haute Regional Hospital where he will be held overnight for observation.