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Marathon Baggage Pick-Up Postponed

(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Boston Athletic Assoc.)

(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Boston Athletic Assoc.)

BOSTON (WGGB) — Because of the events in eastern Massachusetts, the Boston Athletic Association has announced that that they have canceled item pick-up for Friday.

The group posted to their Facebook page “Due to recent news involving the incident that occurred last Monday, and as information is developing this morning as police continue their magnificent work, for the safety of our runners and staff, baggage pick-up and medal distribution will be postponed immediately until further notice.”

Following the bombings Monday, countless numbers of personal belongings were left at the finish line and could not be claimed.