Killearn car crash victim named

A PENSIONER who was killed after a car crash on a rural road near Killearn has been named as Andrew Morrison from Erskine.

The accident happened on Thursday, September 6 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 but paramedics were unable to save him. The road was closed for more than an hour while emergency services attended the scene.

Central Scotland Police said Mr Morrison’s family has been informed and officers are appealing for any witnesses to the crash to contact them on 01877 330222.