Auckland Marathon: Six runners hospitalised in unrelated incidents

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Organisers of the event say the incidents are unrelated and they will offer the athletes support. Photo credit: File

At least six people were hospitalised during the Auckland Marathon on Sunday morning.

A St John spokesperson says one person is in a critical condition.

Organisers of the event say the incidents are unrelated and they will offer the athletes support.

One half-marathon runner told NZME she saw three people collapse, including a man who was "white as a ghost".

Newshub.