Driver dies in hospital day after crash in Fife

A 28-year-old man who was seriously injured in a road collision in Fife has died, Police Scotland has confirmed.

Adam Maxwell, from Buckhaven, was driving a Vauxhall Nova involved in a crash with a Jeep Cherokee on the A916 Cupar to Kennoway road at Craigrothie.

The collision happened at about 11:40 on Wednesday.

Mr Maxwell was taken to Ninewells Hospital in Dundee. He died on Thursday night.

The female driver of the Cherokee had minor injuries.

An investigation into the circumstances of the collision is continuing, and police are appealing for witnesses.

Steven McArthur Steven McArthur died in a crash on the A907 near Kincardine on Wednesday

Meanwhile, police have also formally identified a man who died in an unrelated crash on the A907 near Kincardine, also in Fife, on Wednesday afternoon.

Steven McArthur, 30, from Kirkcaldy, was the driver and sole occupant of a Ford Mondeo which was involved in a collision with a Vauxhall Astra.

The driver and passenger of the Astra remain in the intensive care unit at the Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert, where their condition was described as stable.

Mr McArthur's relatives described him as a "loving son and brother who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him."

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Edinburgh, Fife and East

Weather

Edinburgh

Min. Night 1 °C

Features & Analysis

  • Yeti tweetCocktails and yetis

    10 strange things Americans are doing with all the snow


  • Over 1000 of the building's windows are blown out, as shown in this photo from October 2013.Back on track

    Restoring former glories of an 18-storey railway station


  • Gabi Bird love

    The girl who gets gifts from crows in return for nuts and affection


  • llamasLlama drama

    Two unlikely fugitives have Twitter enthralled


Elsewhere on the BBC

  • BooksNew novels

    BBC Culture takes a look at ten new books to read in March

Programmes

  • TomatoesClick Watch

    The smart garden that fits inside your house and provides fresh healthy food

Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.