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Man dies after being hit by car on A71 in Galston

A71, near to Barrwood Gate, Galston Image copyright Google
Image caption The man died at the scene near Barrwood Gate

A 43-year-old man has died after being hit by a car as he walked on the A71 in East Ayrshire.

The accident, involving a white Toyota Auris, happened near Barrwood Gate, Galston, at about 19:10 on Saturday.

Emergency services attended, however the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

PC Gordon Stewart, of Irvine Road Policing, appealed for witnesses and said: "We urge anyone with information, or dashcam footage, to come forward."

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