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(April 16, 2018) -- The creeks- unable to hold all the runoff water exceeded their capacity and overflowed into the flood zone that surrounds the speedway. This caused flooding in the Earheart campground and some parking lots. The flood waters were not as high as 2017, but still caused an impact.

VA: Flood waters rise around BMS again

BRISTOL, Va. — After heavy rain Sunday afternoon, the runoff caused the creeks around Bristol Motor Speedway to rise once again.

The creeks- unable to hold all the runoff water exceeded their capacity and overflowed into the flood zone that surrounds the speedway. This caused flooding in the Earheart campground and some parking lots. The flood waters were not as high as 2017, but still caused an impact.

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Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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