Saturday night tractor pull cancelled

Aug. 02, 2014 @ 12:49 PM

Heavy rains has canceled Vance County's seventh annual National Truck and Tractor Pull, sponsored by the local Truck and Tractor Pullers Association.

The event, which benefits Vance County Fire and Rescue, had been planned for 7 p.m. today.

Chad Blake, Hicksboro fire chief and coordinator for the event, said the fairgrounds fields were too wet for the tractor pull to go ahead as planned.

Friday's activities were also canceled due to rain.