Northern Ireland

Woman dies after Albertbridge Road, Belfast, accident

Albertbridge Road accident
Image caption The accident happened on the Albertbridge Road on Monday evening

An elderly woman injured in a road accident in east Belfast on Monday night has died in hospital.

The woman who died was 72-year-old Delores Friar, also known in the area as Delores Thompson, from Templemore Street.

She was struck by a vehicle at about 1800 GMT on the Albertbridge Road.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the accident to get in contact with them.