Annual race in Shelton to honor service members

August 19, 2018

SHELTON — Several roads will be closed Sunday evening for an annual race honoring service members.

The ninth annual Sunset Run For the Warriors aims to bring together civilians and the military, according to its website. The race benefits Hope for the Warriors, a veteran service organization that helps wounded military members and their families.

The 10K, 5K and one-mile race starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Huntington Green on Church Street.

Shelton police said on Twitter that the entire route will be closed to all traffic beginning at 5 p.m.

Huntington Green, Isinglass Road, Nichols Avenue, Church Street and Blueberry Lane will be closed. Drivers should seek alternative routes, police said.

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