SHARE
uknip_lorry_hit7

Police are still at the scene in Bridge Road following a collision involving a lorry and a pedestrian.

Sadly they have can confirm that the 61-year-old female pedestrian has died at hospital this afternoon.

Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident this afternoon, which happened at 12.20pm.

The road is currently closed as our officers carry out their investigations so we would urge people to avoid the area where possible.

https://youtu.be/rv3zKHRgTS0

Police hope to reopen the road within the next couple of hours and we would like to thank everyone for their patience as we deal with this incident.

Call 101 and quote Operation Coledale if you have any information.

More from UK News in Pictures: