Marine helps lost 9-year-old boy finish race

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DENVER — A Marine running a 5K charity race in Charlevoix, Mich., helped a young racer who had become lost in the crush – and became an internet hero in the process.

Boden Fuchs, 9, was looking for someone to help him after he lost his group, USA Today reported. That’s when he spotted 19-year-old Lance Cpl. Myles Kerr, who was running the race wearing his boots and rucksack.

“Sir, will you please run with me?” Boden asked him.

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