Tayside and Central Scotland

Motorcyclist dies after M9 crash

A 42-year-old biker from Falkirk has died at the scene of a crash on the M9.

The accident happened on the eastbound carriageway, between junctions seven and eight near Falkirk, at about 17:00 on Tuesday.

A pillion passenger was taken to hospital with minor injuries and was later released.

Central Scotland Police want to hear from anybody who saw the black Triumph motorcycle on the M876 and M9 before the crash.

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