Northern Ireland

Patrick McDermott dies after east Belfast collision

Albertbridge Road
Image caption The Albertbridge Road was closed but has now re-opened

A 79-year-old man has died after being struck by a lorry in east Belfast.

The incident happened at about 15:30 BST on Friday on the Albertbridge Road.

The man who died was Patrick McDermott from east Belfast.

Police have appealed for information in relation to the incident.

Image caption The incident happened on Friday afternoon