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Fatal accident Scottish Borders

A middle aged woman has died in a two vehicle accident on a road in the Scottish Borders.She was a passenger in one of the cars which collided on the Edinburgh to Moffat A701 road just north of the Crook Inn at Tweedsmuir, Peeblesshire.

The two male drivers of the vehicles were taken by ambulance to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary where they were treated for their injuries.The accident happened at around 1.25p.m.on Wednesday30 May. The road was closed both ways for several hours for a full accident investigation.



Pedestrian killed named

Raymond was killed on Sunday evening Credit: Cumbria Police

The man who was killed in a car accident on Sunday evening has been named as 20 year old Raymond John Pattinson from Edinburgh Road, Maryport. Mr Pattinson died as a result of his injuries after he was knocked over by a car in Allonby. His family have paid tribute him saying:

“Ray was a fabulous Son, Grandson, Brother and Uncle. He enjoyed life to the full, was a keen Arsenal supporter and was devoted to his team. Ray had many friends and spent most of his spare time in Allonby where he enjoyed playing football and socialising. He was lovable, sensitive and very kind.

Ray leaves behind his Mother Romar, Father Raymond, Step Father Trevor and Grand Parents Yvonne, John and Gerald. He also leaves his Brothers and Sisters Wayne, Marcus, Dale, Hannah, Emma, Katharyn, Jaedon.

Brother in Laws Carl and Scott and Sister in Law Amy. He was also a caring Uncle to Braedon, Bailey Jay, Oliver, Warren, Lilly Mae, Maegan, Michaela, Keelie, Chloe and Carly. Ray will be sadly missed by all including his Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and many friends.”

Pedestrian killed in car accident

The accident happened at Allonby Credit: ITV Border

A 20 year old man has died after being hit by a car on the Main road at Allonby in Cumbria.

The accident happened just before 8pm on Sunday evening. The pedestrian, who was from Allonby was taken to the West Cumbria hospital but later died.

The driver of the car, a Suzuki Swift, was a 20 year old man who was also from Allonby. He was interviewed by the police. The road was closed for 4 hours. Cumbria police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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