Serious crash involving car and motorbike closes section of A9

Police have appealed to the public for information following an assault in Garrison Place, Falkirk
Police have appealed to the public for information following an assault in Garrison Place, Falkirk

A serious road accident involving a car and a motorbike has closed part of the A9.

Police shut the stretch of road between Ballinluig and Dunkeld, Perthshire, while they deal with the ongoing incident.

Meanwhile, a motorcyclist has been taken to hospital following a separate collision on the A93 near Perth Racecourse.

The incident, involving a car, happened at around 8.40am on Saturday, according to police.

No further information was given on the condition of the motorcyclist.

The road was closed, but has since been reopened.