Over 8,000 runners expected for Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Corporate workers in South Florida are preparing to run a 5K in Downtown Fort Lauderdale.

The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run begins Thursday night at 6:45 p.m. Over 8,000 runners are expected to run 31 miles, beginning at 32 E. Las Olas Blvd. Registration is full, but the fee per team member was $40.

Traffic is expected to be detoured in the area on Las Olas Boulevard between Southeast First Avenue and Andrews Avenue.

For more information on the race, click here.

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