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Police appeal as man dies after fatal road crash in Prestwick

Police Scotland is appealing for information following a fatal road crash in Prestwick, Ayrshire, on Sunday 7 January 2018.

Around 1400 hours a silver Ford Focus was travelling along East Road when it appeared to lose control, veering from the carriageway and colliding with a hedgerow.


Emergency services attended and the 69 year old male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.


Sergeant Kevin Blackley from the Divisional Road Policing Unit based at Irvine said: “I would appeal to anyone who was in the area of East Road yesterday afternoon and may have witnessed what happened, or noticed a silver Ford Focus on the carriageway, to please get in touch.


“Anyone with information is asked to contact the Divisional Road Policing Unit based at Irvine via 101, quoting incident number 1759 of Sunday 7 January 2018.”

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