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Runner recovering after heart attack

Updated: April 19, 2010, 5:56 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- A 64-year-old man running in the Boston Marathon had a heart attack and was revived along the side of the course.

Race officials say he is in stable condition at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Authorities would not identify him, but they said he was from out of state.

James Hooley, with the Boston EMS, said the man had a heart attack less than two miles from the end of the race. He staggered to the ground, and bystanders helped resuscitate him with chest ...

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