Man dies after being knocked down outside Scottish Tesco supermarket

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A man has died after being knocked down outside a Fife supermarket.

The 43-year-old was hit by a white Ford Transit van outside the Tesco Express in Station Road, Cardenden on Thursday evening.

The 43-year-old was hit by a white Ford Transit van outside the Tesco Express in Station Road, Cardenden on Thursday evening. Picture: Google maps

The 43-year-old was hit by a white Ford Transit van outside the Tesco Express in Station Road, Cardenden on Thursday evening. Picture: Google maps

He suffered serious head injuries in the incident, which happened at about 8.05pm.

He was taken to the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh but later died.

A 41-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Sergeant Nicola Young, of the Fife Road Policing Unit, said: "Our thoughts are very much with the man's family and all those affected by this tragic incident.

"An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision is ongoing and I urge anyone who either saw what happened, or saw the vehicle involved in the collision, to please get in touch as soon as possible.

"Dash-cam footage in particular would be extremely helpful."

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