AN elderly woman has died after being struck by a car yesterday (Sunday), near Alves.
Police Scotland responded to a report of a traffic collision on the A96 at Alves Woods, between Forres and Elgin, at approximately 5.45pm.
The incident involved the woman and a black Vauxhall Vectra car. While the driver of the car was uninjured, the elderly pedestrian died at the scene.
The road was closed in both directions for a time yesterday, pending a collision investigation by road policing officers. Diversions via Kinloss were put in place.