Man dies after collapsing during Great Manchester Run

AJ Bell Great Manchester Run 2024 . 26 May 2024
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A man has died after taking part in the Great Manchester Run.

The man, aged 40, was given medical treatment after falling during the half-marathon event through the city on Sunday - The BBC reports.

Organisers from the Great Run Company said the man died later in hospital, and sent their "heartfelt condolences to the man's family and friends".

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The man has not yet been named and a spokesperson added the company would not be releasing any further details.

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