Boston Marathon runners carry collapsed man

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

@WesleyLowery

A Boston Marathon runner was near the end of the finish line when he collapsed.

Instead of running around him, fellow runners helped him up and carried him.

The act of kindness was caught in a series of photos tweeted by Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery.

The photos perfectly illustrate the spirit of the Boston Marathon just one year after the bombings that killed three and injured 260.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.