A man participating in Rock the Parkway half-marathon in Kansas City died after collapsing in the race Saturday morning.
Kristi Widmar, a spokeswoman for race sponsor Burns and McDonnell, said the man collapsed and later died at a hospital.
“We are sad to share that a runner who collapsed at Rock the Parkway this morning has passed away,” Widmar said in a statement. “Our hearts and prayers go out to his family and friends.”
No other details were available Saturday night, Widmar said.
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