One person is recovering after collapsing during the annual Maple Leaf Run-Walk.

According to the La Crosse Area YMCA, a female runner in the race collapsed at the finish line during Saturday's race.

First Aid certified YMCA directors immediately provided emergency CPR and paramedics from Gundersen Health System were on scene within minutes.

The person who collapsed is now in stable condition and is able to talk.

Her family says they are thankful for the quick response from event staff and volunteers.