It’s been revealed that a man died during yesterday’s Great Eastern Run in Peterborough.
No further details are available but the organisers and city council have passed on their condolences to his family and friends
A record number of people took part in the event.
Connect FM has been given this statement by Annette Joyce, Peterborough City Council service director for city services and communications:
“On behalf of everyone involved in the organisation of the Perkins Great Eastern Run, I would like to say how saddened we are by the news.
“We would like to offer our heartfelt condolences to his family and friends at what must be an incredibly difficult time.”