Police have issued a plea for witnesses after a pedestrian was knocked down and killed in Bridge of Allan.
The accident, involving a 29-year-old man, happened on Cornton Road at around 11.10pm on Thursday.
A force spokesman said: “A male pedestrian sustained serious injuries after he was involved in a collision with a Land Rover Defender.
“Emergency services attended and despite the best efforts of ambulance staff, the 29-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.”
He said: “Inquiries to establish the full circumstances of the collision are ongoing and anyone with information is asked to come forward.”
Inspector Andrew Thomson from the Road Policing Unit in Stirling added: “Our deepest sympathies are with the family of the pedestrian at this time and we will continue to provide them with all the support they may require.
“The driver of the Land Rover stopped immediately following this incident and we have noted a statement from them, but we are keen to hear from other motorists or members of the public who may have been in the area and witnessed exactly what happened.
“If you believe you have information that can assist with this investigation then please contact police immediately.”
Anyone with information is urged to call 101, quoting incident number 4280 of December 27.