Glasgow & West Scotland

Man killed after car hits house in New Cumnock

A 37-year-old man has died after his car crashed into the wall of a house in New Cumnock.

Police said the crash, involving a Toyota Corolla, happened on the B741 at Burnside at about 05:45 on Thursday.

They said that no-one in the house was injured. However, the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers have appealed for anyone who was on the road at the time and may have information about the crash to come forward.

A report into the incident is being sent to the procurator fiscal.

Sgt Cat Gibbons said: "At this time, police inquiries are continuing into the cause of the crash.

"I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the crash take place, or who was driving on the road around the time of the crash to come forward as they may have information that will assist out investigation."