London Marathon runner who died used supplement

Updated: January 30, 2013, 4:19 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- A London Marathon runner whose death inspired more than $1 million in donations took a dietary supplement that may have contributed to her heart failure, a coroner ruled Wednesday.

Claire Squires collapsed near Buckingham Palace last April near the end of the marathon. She was running to raise money for an organization that helps prevent suicides.

According to an inquest at Southwark Coroner's Court, the 30-year-old runner's water bottle included a scoop of the supplement ...

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