Hundreds were medically treated at Houston Marathon

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">Runners along the course of the Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half-Marathon, Sunday, January 17, 2016. (KTRK Photo&#47; Gina Larson)</span></div>
Medical staff and volunteers were definitely kept busy during the Houston Marathon Sunday morning.

Marathon officials say they had 715 total cases of runners needing some type of medical attention.
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Hundreds of those cases were just quick encounters or runners needing a bed.

There were eight people who had to be taken to a hospital, with three of those eight reported in critical condition.
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No word yet on their individual circumstances.

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