Two people die in separate crashes on Scotland’s roads

Two men have died in separate crashes within minutes of each other on Scotland’s roads.

A 51-year-old man died following a one vehicle crash in Lochee Road, Dundee, at about 3.30pm on Sunday.

Police said the man, who was driving a black Vauxhall Astra 2010 car, was pronounced dead at the scene with no one else injured.

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A short time later a motorcyclist died following a two-vehicle crash in North Ayrshire.

Police are appealing for information
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The collision, which involved a black and red BMW K 1300 S motorbike and a Peugeot 2008 car, happened on the A760 between Largs and Kilbirnie in North Ayrshire at about 3.45pm on Sunday.

Emergency services attended and the motorcyclist, a 52-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. No-one else was hurt.

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Police are appealing for information about both crashes.

Sergeant Adnan Alam urged anyone with information about the crash in North Ayrshire to contact Police Scotland.

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He said: “I am appealing for anyone with information regarding this incident who has not already contacted police to get in touch.

“In particular, I would ask any motorists with dashcam footage to check it to see if they may have information that could assist in our investigation.”

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Anyone with information is asked to call Police Scotland via 101, quoting incident number 2278 of Sunday November 6 2022.

The road was closed for crash scene investigations following the collision and re-opened at about 12.45am on Monday.

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Anyone with information about the crash in Dundee is asked to call Police Scotland via 101, quoting incident number 2224 of Sunday November 6 2022.