Zetland FM Local News - 20th April 2023
A man has died after being found in a critical condition in a Redcar street on Tuesday night;
Police are appealing for information following a distraction burglary in Middlesbrough;
...and British Cycling have revealed the route details for this year’s British National Road Championships which are taking place in Redcar and Cleveland.
A man has died after being found in a critical condition in a Redcar street on Tuesday night.
Police, fire, and paramedics attended Newcomen Terrace at around 5.30pm after reports of a severely injured man on the ground.
Cleveland Police have now confirmed that the man was pronounced dead just before 6.30pm.
His death is not being treated as suspicious.
Officers have thanked members of the public who initially assisted the man while emergency services were en route
Police are appealing for information following a distraction burglary in Middlesbrough.
The incident occurred on the Avenue in Linthorpe between 8.30pm and 8.37pm on Monday.
A man attended the address and while the two elderly residents were distracted, gained access to the property.
It’s believed that £60 was taken from inside.
The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s or early 30s with dark hair wearing a black sweatshirt with a red and white stripe across the front and back and dark blue jeans.
It is also believed he may have drove a silver Volkswagen Golf around the area at the time.
Officers are appealing for any witnesses or anyone who may have seen anything suspicious to contact them on the non-emergency number 101.
British Cycling have revealed the route details for this year’s British National Road Championships which are taking place in Redcar and Cleveland.
A total of 10 coveted national champion’s jerseys are up for grabs across the three days of racing from 21-25 June, with the time-trials starting and finishing in neighbouring North Yorkshire on Croft Motor Racing Circuit, the circuit races centered around the coastal streets of Redcar town centre, and the road races starting and finishing in Saltburn.
The two road races are set to be decided by a steep climb to the finish up Saltburn Bank.
Full details of the routes that the cyclists will be taking are available on the Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council website, at redcar-cleveland.gov.uk