Northern Ireland

Man in 60s struck by lorry near Belfast city centre dies

Dock Street in Belfast was closed following the incident Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption Dock Street in Belfast was closed following the incident

A man in his 60s has died after he was struck by a lorry near Belfast city centre.

It happened near the junction of Brougham Street at about 15:10 BST on Friday.

Dock Street was closed between Brougham Street and Garmoyle Street following the incident.

Diversions were put in place but the road has now reopened.

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Image caption A number of police vehicles attended the scene
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Image caption Motorists were asked to seek an alternative route for their journey