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.
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