Northern Ireland

Larne, County Antrim: Man dead after being struck by van near ATM

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Image caption The man was withdrawing money from this ATM on Main Street, Larne

A 63-year-old man who was struck by an empty van in Larne, County Antrim, as he was withdrawing money from an ATM, has died in hospital.

The man was hit on Main Street shortly before 08:25 GMT on Wednesday, police said.

A blue Vauxhall Vivaro van that was parked on the street is believed to have rolled back and struck the man.

He was taken to hospital for treatment for a suspected fracture to his leg, but died in hospital on Thursday.

Police have appealed for information about the incident.