Runners hit the street for the Brooksie Way Run
Fifth annual Brooksie Way Half Marathon and 5K run was held Sunday
Runners took to the street for the the fifth annual Brooksie Way Half-Marathon and 5K run Sunday morning at Oakland University in Rochester.
Participants took off just after 8 a.m. for the event named in memory of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson's son. Brooks Stuart Patterson died in 2007 following a snowmobile accident. He was 28 years old.
Proceeds from the run will benefit nonprofits and programs that encourage health and fitness.
73-year-old L. Brooks Patterson is continuing rehabilitation after was involved in a car crash on August 10. Patterson suffered broken bones and a gash to his head.
For more information about the run, click here.