Runners descended on Petersburg for half-marathon, 5k

Runners descended on Petersburg for half-marathon, 5k

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - Roughly 3,000 runners from 40 different states hit the pavement in Petersburg for the 2nd annual half-marathon and 5k.

Runners got to witness a battle re-enactment taking place at the Petersburg National Battlefield as they ran across the scenic course.

The event's organizer said he's happy to bring the event back to Petersburg again this year.

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