Glasgow & West Scotland

Woman, 67, dies after being hit by car outside pub

Bristol Bar, Glasgow Image copyright Google
Image caption The accident happened outside the Bristol Bar in the east end of Glasgow

A woman has died after she was struck by a car as she crossed a road outside a pub in the east end of Glasgow.

Police said Iris McLeod, 67, was critically injured at about 00:35 near the Bristol Bar on Duke Street, Dennistoun.

Ms McLeod, of Walter Street, was hit by a red Vauxhall Corsa and pronounced dead at the scene.

PC Andrew Conroy urged anyone who witnessed the incident or captured dash cam footage to come forward.

He said: "The crash happened outside the Bristol Bar on Duke Street, near to Gateside Street, and we know that there were quite a few people about at the time."

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