HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- The Inaugural Zombie Rush Hunt in Downtown Hampton has been cancelled.

The event which was originally scheduled for Saturday, October 28 in Mill Point Park from 5 to 8 p.m.. The proceeds were expected to benefit the United States Air Force 17th Intelligence Squadron.

A "rush of zombies' at several locations on the race route would try and 'eat' you and steal a life-- a life line on a flag belt.

The goal is to make it to the finish line 'alive' with at least one life line intact.

No further information about the event being cancelled has been released.