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Motorcyclist, 26, is killed after crashing near Wishaw

A motorcyclist has died after crashing near Wishaw in Lanarkshire.

Paul McKenna, 26, was riding his Kawasaki on the A73 road between Bellside and Newmains when it appears he lost control.

Emergency services attended after the accident, at about 21:50 on Tuesday, but Mr McKenna died at the scene.

A full report will be forwarded to the procurator fiscal and police are appealing for any witnesses to contact them.

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