Runner Dies In Birmingham Run

A runner taking part in the Great Birmingham Run has died. A record 18,000 people took part in the race on Sunday (21 October) which started at 10.10am.

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Family of half marathon victim to run race next year in his memory

Kevin Paterson was 36, he collapsed and died after finishing the race Credit: Family photo

The family of a runner who died after the Great Birmingham Run hopes to run the same race next year in his memory.

Kevin Paterson was 36-years-old and an experienced runner, but he collapsed after crossing the finish line of the half marathon on October 21st.

Kevin was a married man who lived locally to Birmingham Credit: Family photo

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