Third Annual Carol Long 5k Run/Walk for the Cure

By Eyewitness News , Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 07/12 2014 11:42PM

Updated 07/12 2014 11:54PM

Swoyersville, Luzerne County- Dozens of runners and walkers joined forces, Saturday, in Swoyersville to Conquer Pancreatic Cancer. They took part in the third annual Carol Long 5k run/walk for the Cure. The Swoyersville woman died of pancreatic cancer in 2011. Robert Long, Carol's husband, is grateful and overwhelmed by the support for the fundraiser.
 82 runners and walkers helped raise more than 2-thousand dollars. Proceeds from the run will help local cancer patients struggling to pay for treatment.

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