Elderly woman on mobility scooter killed in Arbroath accident

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Police at the scene of the accident in Arbroath.

An elderly woman on a mobility scooter has died after she was involved in a collision with a car in Arbroath on Monday.

The woman was involved in a collision with a car outside St Mary’s Church in Ponderlaw Street.

Police later confirmed a woman in her 70s had died in the accident.

Debris – what looked to be a car bumper – was lying next to the scooter as work got under way to determine what had happened.

Police said the accident happened around 1pm. The road remained closed for several hours.

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