IRL: Day two of qualifying rained out at Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS (May 12, 2002) - At 2:05 p.m. the Indianapolis Motor Speedway officially closed due to heavy morning rain. Light showers continued in early afternoon forcing Speedway officials to close the track for the day. The track reopens for ...

INDIANAPOLIS (May 12, 2002) - At 2:05 p.m. the Indianapolis Motor Speedway officially closed due to heavy morning rain. Light showers continued in early afternoon forcing Speedway officials to close the track for the day. The track reopens for practice on Wednesday, May 15 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. local time.

Earlier Report:

INDIANAPOLIS (May 12, 2002) - Heavy rains in the Indianapolis areas have tapered off to the point where a final decision has yet to be made regarding on track activity for the day.

As of 12:27 p.m. CDT, light rain continues to fall and safety crews have not begun the drying process, which takes approximately three hours to complete.

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