Cyclist dies on A66 near Eaglescliffe
A cyclist has been killed in a crash on the A66 near Eaglescliffe.
The man in his 60s was pronounced dead at the scene following a collision involving a lorry, at about 18:25 BST on Tuesday, Cleveland Police said.
A 49-year-old man, the driver of the lorry involved, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
The A66 was closed between Preston Farm and Long Newton for a number of hours. Police are appealing for witnesses.