Friday, March 15 2013, 05:46 PM MDT
One Dead, Dozens Sick After Race in Israel
(KUTV) One man died and dozens more were hurt because of intense heat during a race in Tel Aviv, Israel.
By 8:00 a.m., temperatures along the course reached nearly 100 degrees. Officials canceled the race, but many people decided to try and run anyway.
The man who died was reportedly trying to finish the half-marathon. About 50 other runners suffered less serious injuries, including heat stroke and dehydration.
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