Tributes at scene of Holytown death crash

Scene of the fatal crash in Main Street, Holytown.
Scene of the fatal crash in Main Street, Holytown.

Flowers have been placed at the scene where a driver was killed following a crash in Holytown.

Police said Kyle McCusker died when his Ford Mondeo car lost control, overturned and collided with a parked Vauxhall Corsa on Main Street.

It happened outside the White House pub early on Sunday morning.

A police spokesman said Mr McCusker (28), of Woodside Street, New Stevenston, died at the scene.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to the crash which happened at half past midnight.

Constable Craig Martin, of the road policing department in Motherwell, said: “After colliding with a traffic light pole and a bus stop pole, the car overturned and hit a Vauxhall Corsa parked outside the pub.

“We have spoken to a number of people from the pub who came out to help, but would also appeal to anyone who witnessed the crash, who has not already come forward, to contact us via 101.”