Flooding Impacts Louisiana Downs
Horses have been evacuated from the track's stable area, leaving Saturday's Mardi Gras races in doubt.
March 11, 2016
Track officials at Louisiana Downs alerted horsemen late Thursday to begin the evacuation of horses on the backside in fear of severe flooding, thus leaving Saturday’s running of the $273,054 Mardi Gras Futurity (RG2) and the $86,190 Mardi Gras Derby(RG2) in jeopardy.
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