Highlands & Islands

Biker dies in Wester Ross crash

A male motorcyclist has died in a crash on the A896 near Shieldaig, in Wester Ross.

Emergency services were alerted to the accident at about 13:18 on Tuesday. No other vehicle was involved in the crash.

Northern Constabulary later identified the man as Mark Shaw, from Doncaster in South Yorkshire.

The road at the scene was closed to allow officers to investigate the incident.