Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man dies after being struck by lorry on Edinburgh street

A 74-year-old man has died in hospital six weeks after being hit by a lorry on a street in Edinburgh.

Alan Deas was struck by a lorry on Lanark Road, at the junction with Baberton Crescent, at about 14:45 on 24 April.

He was taken to the Western General Hospital where he died of his injuries.

Sgt Fraser Wood, of Police Scotland's Road Policing Unit in Edinburgh, said: "Our thoughts are with Alan's family at this time."

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