By Jeff Paul


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DALLAS (CBS11) – Heavy rainfall and flooding in North Texas has forced organizers of a popular half-marathon to cancel the event.

The “Michelob Ultra Dallas 13” was scheduled to happen Saturday morning from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Weather has now changed those plans.

Organizers released the following statement regarding the cancellation:

With the anticipated heavy rainfall and flooding expected to impact North and Central Texas, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the Michelob ULTRA Dallas 13. This decision was made in collaboration with local officials and weather experts, who have stressed that the storm presents potentially dangerous conditions. While we regret the inconvenience, the safety of athletes, volunteers and spectators is our top priority.

There are no plans right now to reschedule the race.

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