Man dies after collapsing during Great Manchester Run | UK News

A participant has passed away after collapsing during the Great Manchester Run. The 40-year-old received immediate medical attention during the half marathon on Sunday but later passed away in a medical facility, the Great Run Company has announced in a statement. The participant, who has not been identified, was one of approximately 25,000 individuals who participated in the event in Manchester. The Great Run Company has stated that the cause of death will be determined “in due course” following a medical investigation. They added that the participant’s family has been informed. Read more from Sky News: Warning of ‘danger to life’ from flooding; Bale warns greed could harm players. The organization, which has not disclosed additional information, confirmed the individual’s passing with “profound sadness.” It added in a statement: “The entire team involved in arranging the Great Manchester Run expresses their heartfelt sympathies to the participant’s family and friends.”

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