AN 80-YEAR-OLD woman from the North-east has died after being hit by a lorry in Nairn.
Margaret Ritchie, from Inverurie, died and another 82-year-old woman was seriously injured when an HGV hit them on Academy Street in the centre of the town, at around 3.30pm yesterday.
The other woman was taken to Raigmore Hospital with serious injuries, where she remains in a stable condition today. The male driver of the HGV was not injured.
Police have appealed for witness to contact them on 101.