Runner dies after collapsing in J.P. Morgan Chase Corporate Challenge

A record 27,000 people from 680 different companies filled Grant Park for the J.P. Morgan Chase Corporate Challenge on May 26, 2016.

A 39-year-old man running in the J.P. Morgan Chase Corporate Challenge in Grant Park died after collapsing during the Thursday night race, police said.

Emergency crews responded just after 7:30 p.m. to the 100-block of South Columbus Drive. The man was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he later died, police said.

His name has not yet been released.

A record 27,000 people from 680 different companies filled Grant Park took part in the event.

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