NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Pensioner dies after being hit by HGV in Aberdeen

Lorry crash scene

A pedestrian in her 80s has died after being struck by an HGV in Aberdeen.

The incident happened at a roundabout in the King Street/St Machar Drive area at about 11:35.

Members of the public who tried to help at the scene were praised by police for their efforts.

Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them.