Running of the bulls: 1 injured in Spain in 4th bull run

Spanish bullfighter Ivan Fandino performs with a Victoriano del Rio ranch fighting bull during a bullfight of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, Thursday, July 9, 2015. Revelers from around the world arrive in Pamplona every year to take part in some of the eight days of party and the running of the bulls. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
Spanish bullfighter Ivan Fandino performs with a Victoriano del Rio ranch fighting bull during a bullfight of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, Thursday, July 9, 2015. Revelers from around the world arrive in Pamplona every year to take part in some of the eight days of party and the running of the bulls. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Spain’s Red Cross says at least one person has been injured as thousands of people tested their bravery and speed by dashing alongside six fighting bulls in the fourth bull-run of Pamplona’s San Fermin festival.

Spokesman Jose Aldaba says there are no reports of gorings in Friday morning’s run, but one person has been hospitalized with a hand injury.

Four people — two Americans, an Australian and a Briton — have been gored since the runs started Tuesday.

The nationally-televised run sees people racing with six bulls along a narrow 930-yard (850-meter) course from a holding pen to the city’s bull ring.

Friday’s dash lasted 2 minutes, 24 seconds.

The nine-day fiesta was immortalized in Ernest Hemingway’s 1926 novel “The Sun Also Rises” and attracts thousands of foreign tourists.

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