Dog walker killed in Ballymena accident is named by police

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An elderly pedestrian who died following a road accident in Ballymena on Friday has been named by police.

Yvonne Richmond, 70, from the Ballykeel area of the town, was walking her dog on the Galgorm Road when she was involved in a collision with a single vehicle close to the junction with Dans Road shortly before 9pm.

Police have appealed for witnesses to contact them on the non-emergency number 101.