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Marathon greats condemn delay in treatment to collapsed Callum Hawkins

Commonwealth Games paramedics take minutes to give assistance‘That should never happen’ – Paula Radcliffe rebukes organisersScottish runner was leading when he suffered heat exhaustionCommonwealth Games organisers were heavily criticised for not providing sufficient medical assistance to a Scottish marathon runner who collapsed but was not attended to by paramedics for several minutes.Callum Hawkins was leading the marathon by almost two minutes and was less than two miles from the finish when he collapsed from heat exhaustion in 30 degree heat. The 25-year-old, who finished fourth at the World Championships marathon...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Sunday, 15 April