Pedestrian killed in Dumfries

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in Dumfries

Police identify Dumfries crash victim

A pedestrian who died after being hit by a car in Dumfries has been named as Andrew Jardine.

The 19-year-old, from Dumfries, was stuck by a blue Mercedes on the A709 Dumfries to Lockerbie road at around 5:30am. He was taken to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary but was pronounced dead.

Any witnesses to the incident are being asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.

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Police investigating fatal Dumfries crash

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car on the A709 in Dumfries.

The crash happened approximately 300 yards north of the entrance to Lochar Moss disposal site at around 5:30am. The pedestrian sustained multiple injuries and was taken to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary but was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision.