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Authorities: Philip Kreycik likely died on Pleasanton Ridge before search effort began

Original post made on Aug 25, 2021

Philip Kreycik, the ultramarathon runner who sparked an extensive search-and-rescue effort, likely 'died before the search even got off the ground' after going missing on his run at Pleasanton Ridge, according to authorities.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 25, 2021, 9:18 AM

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Posted by Michael Austin
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Aug 25, 2021 at 3:25 pm

Michael Austin is a registered user.

An ultra marathon runner on an eight-to-twelve-mile run would have ignored the temperature of 104 degrees because of his previous experience and conditioning. He would know that he could endure that heat and have a nice run.

He probably had an uncommon experience with his body function. He slowed to understand it, shake it off than go again, but stopped and sought shelter under a tree. Whatever his uncomfortable experience was, probably is not detectable in autopsy due to decomposition.


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