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The family of a man who died after a half marathon are planning to run the race in his memory next year.
Kevin Paterson from Seaham was apparently fit and healthy and an experienced runner, but he collapsed after crossing the finish line last Sunday.
His parents and sisters are now fundraising in his name and have already raised more than two thousand pounds for charity. They say even if they have to walk round, they'll finish the race like he did.
The family of the runner from Seaham who died after completing the Birmingham half marathon have spoken about the overwhelming amount of public support they received after his death.
Kevin Paterson collapsed after crossing the finish line of the Great Birmingham Run on October 21st.
His family say that something good has to come out of the tragedy.
The family of a runner who died after a half marathon race plan to run the same event in his memory next year. Kevin Paterson, from Seaham, collapsed after crossing the finish line of the Great Birmingham Run on October 21st. His family have raised £2500 for charity in two days.
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Kevin Paterson's family say even if they have to walk round, they will finish the Great Birmingham Run like he did.