Veteran crawls across finish line of Boston Marathon

Micah Herndon, a U.S. Marine, says his legs locked up as he approached the finish line at the 123rd running of the Boston Marathon.
1:21 | 04/16/19

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:

{{nextVideo.title}}

{{nextVideo.description}}

Skip to this video now

Now Playing:

{{currentVideo.title}}

Comments
Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Veteran crawls across finish line of Boston Marathon
Crowds were cheering both my legs locked but Micah Herndon was struggling. The the mindset of a marine. He finished it mired as other runners stopped to help just feet from the finish line he pushes on alone. Crawling in pain determined to cross on his own. The worst pain matter turns around it may have been the worst physical pain Ballard use one of my machine gunners. But he emotionally mica has struggled with devastating loss. Watch my buddy you're going upon which my first birthday. He now runs with tags on his shoes to remember to friends in a journalist killed alongside him in Afghanistan. One way for me. Two deal with everything news. You can among them had space and does go the reason why runners for them the running has helped ease the weight of PT SD in the Boston Marathon had always been in his sights. Even though his time of three hours and 38 minutes fell short of his goal. He hopes his powerful display of determination. Get help inspire others who may be struggling and what I setbacks in my life. I whooped. Go backwards. Burris how you respond. Going forward.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"duration":"1:21","description":"Micah Herndon, a U.S. Marine, says his legs locked up as he approached the finish line at the 123rd running of the Boston Marathon.","mediaType":"default","section":"ABCNews/US","id":"62430825","title":"Veteran crawls across finish line of Boston Marathon","url":"/US/video/veteran-crawls-finish-line-boston-marathon-62430825"}