Car passenger killed in crash with lorry in Moray

A 56-year-old man has died in a crash with a lorry in Moray.

He was a rear passenger in a Vauxhall Crossland on the A941 near Craigellachie. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver and two other passengers were taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after the incident at about 16:25 on Tuesday. The lorry driver was not injured.

Police Scotland said inquiries were ongoing to establish the full circumstances and appealed for information.

Road Policing Sergeant Iain Nicolson said: “Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the man who died and everyone involved in this incident.

“I’d appeal to anyone with information to come forward.

"I’d be particularly keen to speak to anyone who saw what happened or has dashcam footage of the area around the time.”