Feb 13 2013 By Jen Buchanan
An elderly man died after his car crashed into a lampost in Ayr town centre on Tuesday morning.
The 89-year-old was travelling south on Racecourse Road, near Fairfield Avenue, when his Ford Fusion left the road and smashed into the lampost and wall.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police investigating the crash, which happened at 9.30am, have appealed for witnesses to contact them immediately.
If you can help call Constable Michael Prout at the road policing unit immediately on 01294 404400.