NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Pillion passenger killed in A939 crash named

A woman who died in a crash involving a motorbike and a car on the A939 near Tomintoul has been named.

Ilza Regina Defilippi, 69, from Brazil, was a pillion passenger on a BMW motorbike when the crash happened on 26 July.

The rider of the bike was seriously injured and was airlifted to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

The occupants of the other vehicle, a Nissan Navara, were uninjured. Police have been appealing for witnesses.

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