Revelers wait for the running of the bulls during the San Fermin fiestas, Monday, July 8, 2013 in Pamplona, Spain. Revelers from around the world come to San Fermin festival to take part in the party and in some of the eight days of the running of the bulls glorified by Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel 'The Sun Also Rises'. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
Tuesday, July 09, 2013 2:37 am
3rd Pamplona bull run finishes with no gorings
The Associated Press
Navarra Hospital chief Javier Sesma said two people were taken to city hospitals for bruises sustained in a hectic event that lasted just under three minutes Tuesday.
The 8 a.m. run is televised nationally and sees thrill-seekers race with fighting bulls and their guiding steers along a 930-yard (850-meter) route from a holding pen to Pamplona's bull ring.
The nine-day street partying festival became world famous with the 1926 publication of Ernest Hemingway's novel "The Sun Also Rises." It attracts tens of thousands of foreigners each year.