Motorcyclist dies following crash on A836 near Lairg
A man has died following a two-vehicle crash in Sutherland.
The 41-year motorcyclist, who was travelling with a group of bikers, died at the scene after a collision with a Ford Ranger pick-up.
The crash happened at about 12:05 on Thursday, about a mile north of Lairg on the A836.
Police have appealed for witnesses or for anyone with dashcam footage to come forward. The pick-up driver was uninjured.
Sgt David Miller said: "Our thoughts are with the man's family and friends at this difficult time."
He added: "We are carrying out inquiries to establish the cause of the collision and this investigation is at an early stage.
"We have established that the victim was travelling north with a group of motorcycles, while the Ford pick-up was heading south towards Lairg."