Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Pedestrian Dennis Gay killed by car in Drumbrae area of Edinburgh

Drum Brae drive Image copyright Google
Image caption The accident happened in Drum Brae Drive

A pedestrian who died after being hit by a car in an Edinburgh street has been named.

Dennis Gay, 62, was struck by a red Suzuki Swift as he was walking in Drum Brae Drive at about 22:30 on Saturday.

A statement from his family said: "Dennis was a loving husband, father, father-in-law, grandad and brother who touched the hearts of all who knew him.

"He was the life and soul of the party who will be sorely missed."

A police investigation has begun and anyone who witnessed the collision is urged to contact police using the 101 number.

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