Jemima Sumgong wins women's London Marathon

Kenyan runner Jemima Sumgong has crossed the finish line of the women's London Marathon with a winning time of 2:22:58.

Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge has won the men's London Marathon with a course record time of 2:03:06.

View all 15 updates ›

London Marathon runner collapses with cardiac arrest

A London Marathon runner has collapsed after suffering a cardiac arrest, the London Ambulance Service has confirmed.

London Marathon runner collapses with cardiac arrest. Credit: Google Maps

The LAS said they were called around 1.45pm to reports of a cardiac arrest and for emergency medical assistance on Upper Thames Street.

The person was taken St Thomas' hospital.

Further details have not yet been released.

More on this story