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Hundreds pedal for Bike MS: Ride Virginia event

Posted at 3:15 PM, Sep 07, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-08 00:00:59-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Hundreds of cyclists spent the weekend pedaling dozens of miles across Central Virginia to raise awareness for multiple sclerosis.

The Bike MS: Ride Virginia 2014 kicked off Saturday morning in Richmond and continued to Williamsburg. 

Sherri Ellis, President of the Central & Eastern Virginia Chapter, said over 400 riders came out Saturday morning to held find a cure.

The riders raised over $450,000 to help find a cure and help families dealing with MS.

CBS 6 anchor Bill Fitzgerald, director Brock Taylor and master control operator Eric Lee took part in the event.