Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Biker killed in crash with car at Kirkliston

A motorcyclist has died after his bike was involved in a crash with a car near the village of Kirkliston on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

It happened at about 1315 BST on Sunday near Almondhill Cottages on Burnshot Road.

The 30-year-old biker was travelling east towards Cramond and collided head-on with a Subaru Legacy. The car driver was uninjured.

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

The Carlowrie Road between Cramond Brig and Kirkliston was closed for several hours while investigations were carried out.

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