PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Large crowds took over Point State Park for a great cause.

Saturday was the 14th annual Walk to Defeat ALS.

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More than 2,000 people participated to raise awareness for the debilitating disease.

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This year’s walk also commemorated the five-year anniversary of the ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) Ice Bucket Challenge.

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More than $500,000 was raised at the event Saturday.

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