Man who was struck by van while using ATM in Larne dies

Police remain at the scene on Larne's Main Street
Police remain at the scene on Larne's Main Street

A man who was struck by a van while using an cashpoint in Larne yesterday morning has died, it has emerged

Police said the 63-year-old was taken to hospital for treatment for a suspected fracture to his leg but confirmed he passed away in hospital this morning.

The man was struck by a blue coloured Vauxhall Vivaro van that was parked on Main Street. It is believed the vehicle rolled back and struck him. The incident was reported to police around 8.25am.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the van or the collision to contact local officers in Larne or the Collision Investigation Unit on 101 quoting reference number 189 of 22/02/17.