Off-Duty Officer Killed In Crash
11 March 2015, 15:38
An off-duty police officer has died after his car collided with a lorry.
John Woods, 42, has been identified as the victim of yesterday's crash near Beith in North Ayrshire.
The father-of-three was driving on the A736 Lochlibo Road between Lugton and Burnhouse when his Kia collided with an articulated lorry at about 1.30pm.
The 54-year-old truck driver was not injured.
Police Scotland confirmed that Mr Woods was a serving officer. He was not on duty at the time of the crash.