Highlands & Islands

Motorcyclist dies in crash on A82 near Drumnadrochit

A motorcyclist has died after being involved in a collision with a car in the Scottish Highlands.

The accident happened at 1744 BST on Saturday on the A82, about two miles north of Drumnadrochit, by the banks of Loch Ness.

A spokesman for Northern Constabulary said Paul Keag, 39, from Belfast, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed for several hours while an investigation into the cause of the crash was carried out.