Biker dies in Glen Coe crash

Road sign which reads 'police accident'

A motorcyclist has died following a crash on the A82 road in Glen Coe.

The incident happened about 12:20 on Saturday and involved a red Ducati Supersport 950 S motorbike.

The rider, a 35-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin have been made aware.

The road was closed and re-opened around 18:30.

Sgt Alasdair Mackay said Police Scotland's thoughts were with the family and friends of the man who died and his family has asked for privacy.

He added: “Our inquiries are ongoing and we are appealing for anyone who can help to get in touch.

“If you were in the area at the time and have information, including dash-cam, that could assist with our investigation then please make contact with us.

“Our inquiries suggest a motorist who may have witnessed what happened stopped at the scene but has not yet spoken to officers. We are keen to speak to them as they may hold vital information."

Anyone who can help is asked to contact Police Scotland.