Two men have been arrested after the car they were traveling in hit a barrier and a lamp post on Wolviston Road yesterday morning. One of the passengers, a man in his 20's, died at The James Cook Hospital shortly after.
The Ford Focus crossed onto the northbound carriageway. The men have been bailed on suspicion of driving over the limit and causing death by dangerous driving.
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