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Hundreds participate in 2015 Energy for Life Walkathon

VANDERBURGH CO., IN (WFIE) -

Hundreds of people participated in the 2015 Energy for Life Walkathon on Saturday morning.

It took place at Burdette Park in Vanderburgh County.

The walkathon raises money for the United Mitchondrial Disease Foundation.

People with mitochondrial disease can't produce enough energy, which can cause loss of motor control, muscle weakness and pain, diabetes, seizures. It can even be deadly.

There is currently no cure.

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