A distraught family has paid tribute to a 16-year-old boy killed when he was hit by a car, in a tragic incident that left a girl fighting for life.
Edward Bush was hit by a white Audi Q3 at Kirkton, near Lochend, Inverness, in the Scottish Highlands on Thursday.
The teenager from Henley-on-Thames was taken to hospital but Police Scotland have now confirmed he has sadly died from his injuries.
He was one of three teenagers hurt in the incident.
Edward’s family has released a statement paying tribute to the young lad, who they describe as “outstanding” who had a bright future ahead of him.
They said: “Edward will be missed so much by so many, as he was a truly outstanding young man with such an incredible and bright future ahead of him.
“He will never be forgotten and will remain eternally loved and adored by his brothers, parents, family, and friends.”
A 16-year-old girl also involved in the incident remains in hospital in a critical condition.
Another 16-year-old girl who was also taken to hospital at the time has been discharged.
Police are urging people to come forward with any information about the crash, especially if they have a camera on their car dashboard.
Road Policing Sergeant Angus Macleod said: “Our inquiries into this fatal crash are ongoing and it’s important we establish exactly what happened.
“I would urge anyone who may have witnessed the crash but has not yet spoken to police to come forward.”
He added: “I am particularly keen to speak to anyone who may have dashcam footage which could help with our investigation.”