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Cyclist, 73, dies after crashing into wild animal on Skye road

A 73-year-old cyclist has died after coming off his bike on a road on Skye.

David Young is believed to have collided with a deer near Ord.

The road was closed to allow for a police investigation to be carried out at the scene.

Sgt Chris Murray, of Police Scotland, said: "Inquiries into this tragic incident are ongoing, and I would appeal for anyone who saw David on the morning of 4 May, who has not already spoken to police, to contact us."

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