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Man killed in roundabout crash near Haddington named

A man who died in a road accident in East Lothian on Monday has been named as 28-year-old Robert De Pree.

Mr De Pree was travelling east along the A199 at the Abbotsview roundabout near Haddington when his Audi hit the roundabout and overturned.

Paramedics pronounced Mr De Pree, from Haddingon, dead at the scene and the road was closed for nearly five hours while an investigation was carried out.

A dog which had been in Mr De Pree's car was also killed in the crash.

Lothian and Borders police appealed for anyone who witnessed the accident to contact them.

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