Motorcyclist dies in crash

Police Scotland.

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A motorcyclist has died after a crash north of Kilmartin on the A816.

It happened shortly after 9.55am on Monday September 20.

The 46-year-old man was riding a white BMW motorcycle when he came off it.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his next of kin has been made aware.

Sergeant Paul Macpherson of Police Scotland’s Road Policing Unit said: ‘Our thoughts are with the man’s family and friends at this time.

‘We are working to establish the full circumstances which led to this crash and would urge anyone who can help to come forward.

‘The man was riding north on the A816 as part of a group of motorcycles before the crash and we would urge anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have dashcam footage to get in touch.’

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting incident 0837 of September 20.