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Fell race death: Man named

A man who died following a fell race in Cumbria has been named.

He was Darren Holloway from Ilkston in Derbyshire, he was 42 years old.

Mr Holloway collapsed while taking part in the Ian Hodgson fell race in Patterdale on Sunday 8th October.

He was treated at the scene by doctors and taken by air ambulance to the Furness General Hospital. Despite the best efforts of the medical staff he died. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death and the case has been passed to the coroner.

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