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BFSPC & YSPP Hosts Suicide Prevention Walk in Kennewick

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KENNEWICK, Wash. - The Benton Franklin Suicide Prevention Coalition and the Youth Suicide Prevention Program held their 5th Annual "Walk About to Talk About Suicide Prevention" Walk Saturday morning.

More than 100 people participated in the one mile walk from Outback Steakhouse in Kennewick to Columbia Center Boulevard. Organizers say the purpose of the event is to raise awareness about suicide prevention.

Fifteen people in Benton and Franklin counties have died as a result of suicide this year alone.

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