Tayside and Central Scotland

Lorry driver dies in collision on A81 at Ballat Crossroads

A 42-year-old tipper lorry driver has died following a collision on the A81 in Stirlingshire.

The incident happened about 250m north of the Ballat Crossroads at about 07:30.

The A81 was closed between Ward Toll and Ballat Crossroads for several hours but later reopened.

Police said they were keen to trace the driver of a medium-sized black vehicle that was seen in the area at the time.

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