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Standard Chartered Marathon runner dies after collapsing

Standard Chartered Marathon 2016 participant, John Gibson (29), has unfortunately died after collapsing during his run on 4 Dec 2016.
 
John Gibson was a sporty British citizen working in Hong Kong. He was in Singapore for the run and collapsed around 6:25am, 5 minutes away from the finishing line for his half-marathon event. The main event flagged off at 4:30am.
 
He was attended to on the spot and sent to Singapore General Hospital (SGH) where he never recovered.
 
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Running through the underground expressway tunnel.
 

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