Tayside and Central Scotland

Man dies after being hit by lorry in Dundee

A 23-year-old man has died after being hit by a lorry in Dundee.

Police said the incident happened on the A90 Forfar Road near to the Jet service station in the city at about 1310 BST.

Liam Connelly from Fintry in Dundee was taken to Ninewells hospital but died of his injuries a short time later.

The A90 was closed until 1630 BST to allow accident investigators to the examine the scene. Police have appealed for witnesses to the contact them.

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