Walkers hope to raise thousands for MS

Hundreds of people laced up their shoes for the fifth annual MS Walk in Cullman. Their goal was to raise 25 thousand dollars for research.

More than 400 walked between one and three miles to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis. It benefits those living with the disease.

Thousands of people in Alabama have been diagnosed with the disease that damages the nervous system.

ABC 33/40 is a sponsor of this event, and Jeff Speegle emceed the walk.

For more information about the walk, to donate or learn more about MS, go to