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Ultrarunner Micah True Found Dead

Born to Run star went missing in N.M.

Police found ultrarunner Micah True dead on Saturday, four days after he went missing in the Gila National Forest. He was 58 years old. Authorities said his body showed no sign of obvious injury, and that it would likely be retrieved on Sunday. True was the race director of the Copper Canyon Ultramarathon, and gained fame after he was featured in Christopher McDougall's book Born to Run.

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