For elite runner and SoCal freelance journalist Josh Cox, the destination that immediately followed his frightening presence at the Boston Marathon finish line Monday is of a kind that few other people can point to. He is currently in Olathe, Kansas, preparing to cover Saturday’s Garman Marathon¬†for NBC specialty channel Universal Sports.

Speaking with San Diego ABC-TV weeknight anchor Kimberly Hunt via Skype, Cox explained that he had arrived at the finish line at 2:45 p.m. to set up for more live-remote coverage that day. Or less than a half-hour before the two bombs were detonated.

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