SPEEDWAY, Ind. (WISH) - About 35 runners who ran in the 2013 Boston Marathon who were not able to cross the finish line due to the bombings, will get another chance to do so in Indianapolis on Sunday.
Runners finish their run by crossing the Yard of Bricks at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway prior to the start of the Indianapolis 500.
The run, which will include those from the Midwest, will be at 11:55 a.m. Sunday.
Participants were stopped short of the finish line of the 26.2-mile marathon on April 15 after two bombs exploded.
Doug Boles, Indianapolis Motor Speedway chief operating officer, says he wanted to give the runners a chance to finish the race in front of thousands of fans and a chance to remember the victims.
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