Runners stranded by volcano eruption

Updated: April 16, 2010, 5:27 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- David Gray should be making his final preparations for his first Boston Marathon. Instead, he's stuck in hotel room in Brussels, Belgium, trapped in Europe by a massive ash cloud spewed from an Icelandic volcano that's caused hundreds of flight cancellations.

Gray is not the only runner in danger of not making it in time to run the 114th Boston Marathon on Monday. Boston Athletic Association officials say they have heard from about two dozen runners stranded in Europe, including ...

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