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Police identify cyclist killed in Hartlepool collision

William Angus, from Hartlepool, died after a collision on the A689 on June 23 Credit: Cleveland Police

A cyclist who died after a collision with a car in Hartlepool has been named as William Angus.

The 58-year-old, from Hartlepool, was cycling on the eastbound carriageway of the A689, near to the Greatham turn off, when he collided with a car at around 5:30pm on June 23.

Mr Angus was pronounced dead at the scene.


Biker seriously injured in Hartlepool

A 20-year-old man has been seriously injured after his bike crashed on Bruce Crescent in Hartlepool.

It happened at around 7.30pm yesterday evening (15th June).

The biker was left with a broken leg, broken arm and a cut to his head after the off-road bike left the road and collided with a wall and a lamppost.

He was taken to James Cook University Hospital for treatment.


Concern for missing Hartlepool man

Missing 53-year-old Robert Filipiak from Hartlepool Credit: Cleveland Police

Police are appealing for information to trace missing 53-year-old Robert Filipiak from Hartlepool.

He was last seen at around 7:20am on 18th May in Hartlepool.

Officers say that it is unusual for him to not be in contact with family.

  • He was last seen wearing a grey jacket, checked white and yellow shirt, blue jeans and brown shoes.
  • He is described as 5ft 7inches tall, medium build and brown eyes.
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