Lake Eola hosts downtown breast cancer walk

Downtown Orlando overrun with walkers of all ages supporting fight against breast cancer

Published On: Oct 19 2013 10:27:07 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 19 2013 04:57:15 PM EDT

Downtown Orlando was filled with thousands of people Saturday morning, all walking together for one cause: The fight to end breast cancer.

The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk is the 15th annual walk for the foundation.

The event closed all the main streets of downtown Orlando for hours while the walkers took to the 5K route around Lake Eola.

The event last year brought 45,000 participants, Orlando police said they expect more this year.