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Driver in A99 crash near Keiss named by police

A driver who died after crashing on the A99 in Caithness in the early hours of Thursday morning has been named by police.

Edward Laing was 19-years-old and from Thurso.

Emergency services were alerted to the accident south of Keiss at 03:15 and the road at the scene was closed for 11 hours to allow for an investigation.

Police Scotland said Mr Laing was the only occupant of the Peugeot 306.

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