PSNI appeal over Valerie Armstrong’s scrambler death

Valerie Armstrong died after she was struck by a scrambler motorbike last month
Valerie Armstrong died after she was struck by a scrambler motorbike last month

Police in west Belfast continue to appeal for witnesses following a fatal collision in Colin Glen Forest Park on Tuesday, July 19.

35-year-old Valerie Armstrong, a young mother of three, died after being struck by a scrambler as she walked her dog in the park at around 6pm.

The fatal crash took place in Colin Glen Forest Park, west Belfast

The fatal crash took place in Colin Glen Forest Park, west Belfast

Inspector James Murphy, who is leading the investigation, has appealed for any further witnesses to come forward to assist with the police investigation into this tragic incident.

Inspector Murphy said: “Whilst we have been contacted by a number of people who were in the area at the time of the incident, we believe that there are many more people that were there that evening and I am appealing for them to get in touch with police. Officers are striving to carry out a full and detailed investigation into Valerie’s death and with the local community’s help we hope to achieve this.”