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Clintonville Man Discusses Scene At Boston Marathon
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Ron Freeland, 47, a Columbus business analyst who lives in Clintonville, ran his third Boston Marathon Monday.
Freeland joined WOSUâ€™s Marilyn Smith to talk about the scene. Freeland, a veteran marathoner, said security hasnâ€™t been at the forefront of his thoughts at races. Freeland had already finished the race when the explosives detonated.
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