5K celebrates organ donor's life

WECT | Zach Driver
The Run for Joy 5K celebrated the life of Connor Vogel on Thursday afternoon at Halyburton Park in Wilmington. (Source: WECT)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Run for Joy 5K celebrated the life of Connor Vogel on Thursday afternoon at Halyburton Park in Wilmington.

Vogel was a junior at UNCW when he died of a head injury April 16. He was a registered organ donor, and his donation saved four lives.

Close to 100 people came to the event. One runner, Robert Turbeville, said he didn't know Vogel.

"I wanted to come support Mrs. Vogel and what she is doing," he said. Continue reading

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