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Brian Bulloch named as man who died on Edinburgh City Bypass

A man who died after being hit by a car on the Edinburgh City Bypass has been named by police.

Brian Bulloch, 47, from Edinburgh, was walking on the eastbound carriageway when he was hit by a Vauxhall Insignia at the Straiton Junction on Thursday.

Mr Bulloch received serious injuries and died while on the way to hospital.

Officers are trying to establish what the man was doing on the carriageway and have appealed for witnesses.

The car involved stopped and remained at the scene following the incident, which happened at about 19:20.

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