A man has died following an accident involving an HGV lorry in Aberdeen.
The 54-year-old pedestrian was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after the incident on Wellington Road in Torry but passed away from his injuries.
Police Scotland tonight appealed for witnesses to the tragedy, which happened at around 5.10pm today near the junction of Abbotswell Road.
Wellington Road remains closed as accident investigators examine the scene.
A spokesman for the police appealed for witnesses, saying: “We would urge anyone with information that would aid ongoing inquiries to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number PS-20180430-2965.”