Freehold Raceway closes operations amid COVID-19 outbreak

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Freehold Raceway is closing operations, saying someone who was in contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19 had been at the track.

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The track announced Thursday the person who attended the track Saturday has not tested positive for the virus, but was in contact with someone who had.

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The track said that live racing set for this week and next would be canceled.

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It's unclear when it might resume.

AP wire services helped contribute to this report.

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