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Traffic in North Hills to be impacted by Midtown Raleigh Half Marathon

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RALEIGH, N.C. -

A number of roads will be closed Saturday in the North Hills area for the Race 13.1 Midtown Raleigh Half Marathon.

More than 1,800 runners are expected to participate in the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Race 13.1 Midtown Raleigh Half Marathon, 5k and 10k Races, which will start and finish at the entrance to North Hills at the intersection of Lassiter Mill and Currituck Road.

As a result, Lassiter Mill Road, Scotland Street, Beaufort Street, Transylvania Avenue and Alleghany Drive will be closed between 7 and 10:30 a.m. on June 7.

Neighborhoods affected by the race include North Hills and Country Club Hills.

Course monitors and police will assist with traffic direction.

Race day registration and packet pick-up begins at 5:30 a.m. The half marathon is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m., while the 5k and 10k will begin at 7:15 a.m.

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