Tayside and Central Scotland

Elderly woman dies after Bonnybridge accident

Emergency crews at the scene
Image caption The accident happened in Bonnybridge at lunchtime on 26 September

An elderly woman who was hit by a lorry in Bonnybridge, near Falkirk, has died.

The 88-year-old woman was crossing the road in Wellpark Terrace at about 13:30 on Thursday 26 September when she was struck by the Mercedes-Benz vehicle.

Staff at nearby WH Tyres called an ambulance and gave the woman first aid until the emergency services arrived.

She was taken to hospital with serious injuries but died on Friday.

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