October 24, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A 53-year-old man died today after running
the 7.46-mile course through San Francisco during this year's Bay
The man collapsed just after 9 a.m. along the finish line at
Ocean Beach. His name has not been released and the medical
examiner's office gave no further details.
Deaths in the race are not unusual. In 2003 Nicholas Ng, 28,
died from dehydration in Golden Gate Park and entrants have died
during the race in 1995, 1996, and 1997.
Information from: San Francisco Chronicle, http://www.sfgate.com/chronicle
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