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Marathon runner crawls to the finish line after collapsing

Kenyan marathon runner Hyvon Ngetich crawled to the finish line after collapsing 50 metres from the end of the race in Austin, Texas. The star runner had been leading the race when she fell and apparently had dangerously low blood sugar levels.  Austin Marathon race director John Conley, who increased Ngetich’s prize money to that of a second-place finisher, called Ngetich “the

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