Enquiries continue as police name man who died in road crash

Stuart Finnie was killed in a collision on Tuesday, February 1.

Enquiries continue as police name man who died in road crash Police Scotland
Stuart Finnie was killed in a collision on Tuesday, February 1.

A man who died in a crash on the A6091 in Melrose in the Borders has been named by police.

Stuart Finnie, 30, from Gavinton, was killed in a collision between a Mini and a Seat Ibiza at around 8.35am on Tuesday, February 1.

The driver of the Mini, a 57-year-old woman, was taken to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh for treatment and is expected to be released in the coming days.

Police are appealing for information as they continue enquiries into the crash.

Sergeant Kosmas Papakyriakou said: “Our thoughts are with Stuart’s family and friends at this difficult time.

“Our enquiries into the circumstances of the crash remain ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 0603 of Tuesday, February 1, 2022.”