LONG ISLAND, N.Y. (PIX11) — Several roads will be closed this weekend due to the sixth annual Catholic Health Services Suffolk County Marathon.
The marathon kicks off Sunday at 7:30 a.m. at the Babylon Long Island Rail Road Station, officials said.
Runners will trek east along Montauk Highway, then south over the Robert Moses Bridge to Captree State Park. Runners will return northbound over the bridge to eastbound Montauk Highway and continue on to finish at Gardiner County Park in Bay Shore.
The marathon is expected to end around 12:30 p.m.
Suffolk County police are urging drivers to find alternate routes while the marathon is happening.
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