Medics assisted collapsed runner

We reported earlier on the medical emergency near the start line of the race that prompted organizers to pause new waves of runners earlier this morning. Here’s a photo from the scene earlier today by AJC photographer Miguel Martinez.

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Medics assist a runner that collapsed during the 53rd running of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta on Monday, July 4, 2022. (Miguel Martinez / Miguel.MartinezJimenez@ajc.com)

Credit: Miguel.MartinezJimenez@ajc.com

Medics assist a runner that collapsed during the 53rd running of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta on Monday, July 4, 2022. (Miguel Martinez / Miguel.MartinezJimenez@ajc.com)

Credit: Miguel.MartinezJimenez@ajc.com

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Medics assist a runner that collapsed during the 53rd running of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta on Monday, July 4, 2022. (Miguel Martinez / Miguel.MartinezJimenez@ajc.com)

Credit: Miguel.MartinezJimenez@ajc.com

Credit: Miguel.MartinezJimenez@ajc.com