December 3, 2021

Smartwatch GPS data reveals new clues in death of runner Philip Kreycik in Pleasanton

PLEASANTON, Calif. (KGO) — GPS data is revealing new particulars in the death of a runner from Berkeley whose physique was discovered earlier this month in Pleasanton.

Investigators used Philip Kreycik’s smartwatch to hint his remaining hours. The Alameda County Sheriff’s Workplace confirmed to ABC7 Information the smartwatch data reveals his tempo slowed and have become erratic after he hit the 5-mile mark of his run at Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park. It suggests Kreycik probably died earlier than the seek for him started.

The ultramarathoner vanished on July 10 throughout an excessive heatwave and his physique was discovered 200 yards off a path on Aug. 3.

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The Alameda County Sheriff’s Workplace introduced earlier this month that there have been no indicators of foul play or trauma to the physique, or any traumatic accidents.

Philip Kreycik leaves behind an 11-month-old and a 3-year-old.

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