A 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a man following a fatal road crash on the A85 in Oban.

The crash involved a pedestrian and an ambulance on Corran Esplanade around 1.35am on Wednesday, 6 September, 2023.

The male pedestrian, 39-year-old Robert Bromell, died following the crash.

The ambulance was on its way to an emergency call with its blue lights on when the incident happened.

The 20-year-old is due to appear at Oban Sheriff Court on Monday, 18 September.

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In a statement from his family released by Police Scotland, Mr Bromell was described as a “loving Dad” and a “funny character”.

They said: “Robert Bromell, better known as Hogan to all his family and friends, with his cheeky smile and funny character.

“You would never not see Hogan without a smile on his face and a little joke to tell.

“It is a devastating loss and he will be missed by everyone that knew him. He was a loving dad to his two sons Kaiden and Kai and an amazing brother to Emma, Phil, Dave and Theresa.

“As a family we are devastated and truly heartbroken right now. Life will not be the same without him.”