Witnesses sought to fatal Morningside bin lorry accident
POLICE have made a fresh appeal for witnesses after an 85-year-old woman was killed by a bin lorry.
Officers are particularly keen to trace a man who was seen standing on a nearby pavement outside Stefanos Chip Shop and was “visibly upset”.
Police also want to speak with a pedestrian who was seen crossing the same stretch of road shortly before the incident.
Sergeant Andrew Miller of the road policing unit said: “Our investigation into this tragic incident is ongoing and I am today urging anyone who was in the area around the time of this collision to come forward.
“In particular, I’m keen to speak with a man who was standing on a nearby pavement and wearing a light coloured jumper. He was visibly upset and may have witnessed the tragic events as they unfolded.
“Similarly, I want to hear from a pedestrian who was crossing the same stretch of road shortly before the collision.”
Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101.