Lee County Autism Resource and Advocacy hosts A-Day 5k

LEE COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - Runners in Lee county laced up their shoes for a cause on Saturday morning.

The Lee County Autism Resource and Advocacy group hosted its fourth annual A-Day Autism 5K at the Opelika Courthouse Square.

LCARA is an all-volunteer non-profit organization.

Proceeds raised will help the group provide resources for children with autism in East Alabama.

"Our son is on the spectrum so we miraculously found LCARA. I have been introduced to amazing resources and I look forward to continuing to find for my resources for my son and other children," said runner, Toni Cartlidge.

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