A SERVING police officer died in a collision between his car and a lorry, Police Scotland have confirmed.
John Woods, 42, a father of three, died on Tuesday.
Mr Woods collided with an articulated lorry driven southbound by a 54-year-old man.
Mr Woods died at the scene. The lorry driver was uninjured.
Sergeant Kevin Blackley of the Divisional Road Policing Unit based at Irvine Police Office is appealing for any witnesses to the crash to contact Police Scotland on 101.