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Runner collapses during marathon, in critical condition

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WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- A man who ran yesterday's Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon is in critical condition today.

James Glasgow, 36, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, collapsed not far from the finish line at Mayfaire. EMTs at the race quickly responded. They took glasgow to New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

No word yet on what caused Glasgow to collapse.

His family released a statement thanking the EMS team and doctors who continue to care for their son.

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I don't know this guy but I am praying that he pulls through, and I am praying for his family. So sad.