The woman who collapsed at the finish line at a run-walk
during Oktoberfest weekend is recovering from a heart
According to the La Crosse area family Y-M-C-A .
U-W-L student Shylar Harmsen finished the race on
October 1st and immediately collapsed and went into
Harmsen received C-P-R from Y-M-C-A directors and
She was then transferred to a hospital in Madison
where she had surgery to implant a defibrillator.
Her family says she's now doing well .
and is able to breathe and talk on her own.