Man hit by lorry dies in Aberdeen hospital
- 11 October 2012
- From the section NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland
A pedestrian has died after he was hit by a lorry in Aberdeen.
The 29-year-old man had been taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after he was struck in King Street on Wednesday afternoon.
The driver of the lorry, a 62-year-old man, was not injured.
Inspector Ewan Innes, from Grampian Police, said: "The collision involved a northbound lorry and a pedestrian who crossed King Street from the east or beach side."
The road was closed for four hours while investigators examined the scene.