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Woman dies in hospital week after being hit by car

Joan Kane, from Aberdeen, was struck by a red Hyundai in Aberdeen on December 23.

Lang Stracht Aberdeen.
Lang Stracht: Joan Kane hit by car last Monday.

A pedestrian who died after being hit by a car has been named by police.

Joan Kane, from Aberdeen, was struck by a red Hyundai on the city’s Lang Stracht at around 4.10pm on last Monday.

The 69-year-old was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, where she died on Sunday.

Officers are supporting the family and inquiries into the circumstances of the crash are ongoing.

Sergeant Craig McNeill of the North road policing unit said: “Our thoughts remain with the family of Mrs Kane.

“I would urge anyone who may have information about the collision and has not already spoken to officers, to contact police on 101 quoting incident number 2391 of Monday, December 23.”

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