Driver dies after crash on road near Killearn

A PENSIONER was killed in a crash on a rural road near Killearn on Thursday, September 6.

Central Scotland police haven’t named the 69-year-old man yet.

The accident happened just after 8am on the A81 near Killearn in Stirlingshire between Ballat Crossroads and the Blane Smithy Roundabout.

No other vehicle was involved and the man was taken to hospital, where he later died. The road was closed for more than an hour while emergency services attended the scene.