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Police, race organizers outline Atlanta 10K safety

Updated: June 27, 2013, 4:50 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Police say nearly every section of Atlanta's Peachtree Road Race will be watched by surveillance cameras and officers from multiple agencies next week.

Police Chief George Turner said Thursday that law enforcement and race organizers consulted with Boston Marathon officials and organizers of a Colorado race to incorporate their security suggestions.

The July Fourth event is one of the world's largest 10-kilometer races. Atlanta Track Club Executive Director Tracey Russell ...

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