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Richmond Teen Dies After Completing Half-Marathon In Virginia Beach

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - A 16-year-old runner has died after she completed a half-marathon in Virginia Beach.
    
Virginia Emergency Medical Services chief Ed Brazle tells media outlets that the 16-year-old girl was from the Richmond area.
    
Brazle says the teenager went to a first aid tent after finishing the Shamrock Half-Marathon on Sunday. She fell unconscious and was taken to a hospital, where she died.
    
Her name hasn't been released. No other details were immediately available.

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