Edinburgh man, 63, who died after being struck by a car on Queensferry Road has been named locally

The man, Ian Meldrum, has been named locally.

Wednesday, 8th January 2020, 9:06 am
Updated Wednesday, 8th January 2020, 9:07 am

A man died after being struck by a car on Queensferry Road, the Evening News understands.

The exact circumstances of the collision are not clear but it is understood that Ian Meldrum, 63, stepped off a bus before being involved in a collision with a car.

The accident happened on Queensferry Road just after 9pm on Tuesday 7 January.

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Ian Meldrum, 63, who died in a collision with Queensferry Road

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said the road was closed westbound at the Tesco supermarket and eastbound at Drumbrae, before reopening at around 1.30am.