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Motorcyclist, 67, dies in A83 crash near Inveraray

A 67-year-old motorcyclist has died after his bike came off the road in Argyll and Bute.

The incident happened on the A83, about two miles north of Inveraray, at about 16:00 on Wednesday.

Police and an ambulance crew attended but the man, who was from Dumbarton, was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash and a report will be sent to the procurator fiscal. Police have appealed for witnesses to the crash.

Insp Adam McKenzie, of Police Scotland, said: "Inquiries are ongoing into the cause of the crash, and at this time I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the crash take place, or who has any information that may assist the police investigation to contact police."

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