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Man who died after being hit by car in Edinburgh named

A man who died after being hit by a car in Edinburgh has been named by police.

John Carrigan, 54, from South Gyle Road, Edinburgh, suffered serious head injuries after being struck by a Toyota MR2 on Corstorphine High Street at about 18:20 on Tuesday.

He was taken to the Western General Hospital but later died.

Lothian and Borders Police are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident.

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