Tragically a Hartlepool Policeman has died, The officer who also served with the met police tragically died following a seafront car fire.

Police Constable David Myers needed emergency treatment following the blaze in Seaton Carew on Monday.

Cleveland Police have today confirmed the tragic news and the loss of the long-serving officer.

Cleveland Police spoke to confirm  “In the early hours of Monday April 15 2019 emergency services were alerted to a car fire on the seafront at Seaton Carew.

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