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Biker dies after crash with car in Aberdeenshire

A 34-year-old man has died after his motorbike was in collision with a car in Aberdeenshire.

The accident happened on the A98 Portsoy to Banff road, near near Auchmore Farm, at about 19:30 on Saturday night.

The road was closed for five-and-a-half hours for a crash investigation to take place.

Police appealed for anyone who witnessed the crash to contact them.

The collision involved a grey Triumph Street Triple motorbike and a white Mitsubishi ASX car. The female driver of the car was uninjured.

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