Extreme cold weather hits China ultramarathon, kills 21 runners

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    At least 21 people have been killed after hail, freezing rain and high winds stuck during an ultramarathon in China’s Gansu province on Saturday.

    A total of 172 people took part in the race, 151 have been confirmed safe after rescuers found all the missing runners on Sunday.

    Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports.

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