Runner Hit by Car, Dies

12/31/2015 - 13:52

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — Philip Weber, 55, of Charlottesville, known as “the running man,” was struck by a vehicle Dec. 29 at about 7 a.m. while running along Ivy Lane. He died at the scene.

Weber had reportedly run 125,000 miles, training about 5,000 miles per year. He lived alone but was well known in the community and considered passersby as his friends.

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