Female participant has died during 25th edition of Montreal marathon

MONTREAL — A female runner has died during the 25th edition of the Montreal marathon Sunday.

The event’s spokesperson confirmed the death but did not reveal the participant’s identity nor how she died.

About 35,000 runners from 53 countries were scheduled to take part in the event, which began Sunday morning.

Another death occurred at the same event in 2011, a 32-year-old man who died of cardiac arrest.

 

The Canadian Press

MONTREAL — A female runner has died during the 25th edition of the Montreal marathon Sunday.

The event’s spokesperson confirmed the death but did not reveal the participant’s identity nor how she died.

About 35,000 runners from 53 countries were scheduled to take part in the event, which began Sunday morning.

Another death occurred at the same event in 2011, a 32-year-old man who died of cardiac arrest.

 

The Canadian Press

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