Northern Ireland

Pedestrian killed on Saintfield Road

Police at the scene of the collision Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption Police closed the Saintfield Road in both directions

A man has died in a crash on the road between south Belfast and Carryduff.

The pedestrian was killed in the crash on the A24 Saintfield Road at 13:45 BST.

He was knocked down at the junction of Baronscourt Road.

The road was closed for a number of hours on Thursday afternoon, but had reopened by 20:30 BST.