Man dies in hospital after being hit by car near Inverkeithing in Fife

The 36-year-old was knocked down on Monday night.

By Elsa Maishman
Wednesday, 22nd April 2020, 9:38 am
Updated Wednesday, 22nd April 2020, 10:33 am

A man has died in hospital after being hit by a car near Inverkeithing on Monday night.

The incident occurred at the roundabout between the A921 and B981 on the outskirts of Inverkeithing.

A 36-year-old man was struck by a Suzuki Celerio at around 10.20pm.

The incident occurred on the A921.

He was rushed to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary but died of his injuries on Tuesday.

The 63-year-old driver of the car was not physically injured.

Police have appealed to witnesses for information about the crash.

Sergeant Alastair Purvis of the Road Policing Unit in Glenrothes said: "Our thoughts are with the man's family and friends at this difficult time.

"Our enquiries to establish the full circumstances are ongoing and I would urge anyone who may have information or dashcam footage who has not yet spoken to police to make contact.

"You can contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 4071 of 20 April."