Utah National Guard To Help At Salt Lake City Marathon

Published on April 20, 2013 at 08:48AM


The Utah National Guard is going to help with security at today’s Salt Lake City Marathon. “The Salt Lake Tribune” says 20 National Guard members will be on the lookout for chemical or radioactive threats as thousands of runners compete in the event and thousands more people watch it. Three police departments will also provide security. Race organizers urge spectators to not bring backpacks or large bags with them.