POSTED: Sunday, March 25, 2012 - 11:01am
UPDATED: Monday, March 26, 2012 - 7:42am
SAN BENITO - The second annual "Walkerz Against Diabetes" kicked off this morning at the San Benito Heaven Park.
It was hosted by the Rio Grande Valley Diabetes association, with the help of Edinburg's Municipal Park.
One out of every four people in Hidalgo County has Diabetes.
The walk is a way to get the community involved and aware of the effects of diabetes.
Nearly 500 people were at today's event.