Filly at Charles Town Negative for Virus
by The Associated Press
Date Posted: 3/14/2008 7:51:25 AM
Last Updated: 3/15/2008 3:08:18 PM

A quarantine at Charles Town Races & Slots in West Virginia was lifted March 13 after officials determined a horse stabled there was not suffering from equine herpesvirus.

Richard Moore, Charles Town general manager for racing, said a blood test on the 4-year-old filly was negative for the virus.

Moore said the track's regular training schedule would resume March 13, followed by live racing March 14. 


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