2 Runners die this weekend.
by Christine O'Donnell,
During the Twin Cities marathon and the Chicago marathon and the Army 10-miler race in Washington D.C. Sunday tempertures hit a record high. 2 runners died at separate races.
One runner was racingin the Army 10 -miler race and the other was in the Chicago marathon, according to USA today.
The one who died in the Army 10-miler race collapsed 200 yards from the finish line. He was a civilan. The cause of death has not been released.
The one who died in Chicago was, Chad Schieber, 35, from Michigan. He was running along the South SIde when he collapsed.
250 others from the Chicago race were taken to the hspital for heat-related problems. The race was closed early because of the heat.