Event organizers were hoping to raise over $160,000 on Saturday.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Runners returned to Kennywood Park on Saturday for an annual race aimed at raising money for a good cause.

The Walk for the Talk for Liver Health 5K was held virtually last year due to the pandemic.

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The group says they’re happy to be back in person, and that funding for liver diseases is needed now more than ever.

Event organizers were hoping to raise over $160,000 on Saturday.

Runners were also treated with free admission to the park.

The event was emceed by KDKA’s own Amy Wadas.