Biker fights for life after crash in Highlands

Biker suffers 'life-threatening' injuries in crash with car in Highlands. Picture: John Devlin
Biker suffers 'life-threatening' injuries in crash with car in Highlands. Picture: John Devlin
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A MOTORCYCLIST has been airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash involving a car on a tourist road in the Highlands.

The accident happened on the A82 Inverness to Fort William road, three miles south of Drumnadrochit at around 11.15am today.

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The collision involved a motorbike and a Citroen Picasso car.

A Police Scotkabd spokesman said the biker was airlifted to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness by a Coastguard helicopter.

He added: “His injuries are believed to be life threatening.”

The road next to Loch Ness remains closed to allow an investigation to take place.

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Drivers are advised to avoid the area and use suitable alternative routes.

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