Weather Damage Closes Turfway Park Through At Least Sunday

The strong storms that blew through Northern Kentucky on Wednesday have closed local landmark.

Turfway Park first announced on Wednesday that it would be closed to simulcast racing fans "until further notice" after suffering wind and water damage.

On Thursday, the park announced that after further assessment of the damage, it would be closed through at least Sunday, June 9.

Live racing is not currently taking place at the Florence track but simulcast racing allows bettors to place bets on racing events at other tracks around the country.

-Staff report