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Appeal following serious crash, Torranyard, North Ayrshire

Pubished 3rd June 2020

Police in Ayrshire are appealing for information following a serious road crash on the A736 Lochlibo Road at Torranyard.

The incident happened around 3.05pm on Tuesday, 2 June, and involved a silver Audi A5 and a black Aprilia motorcycle on the A736 near to Viewfield Manor Leisure Park, Torranyard.

The 70-year-old driver of the motorcycle sustained serious injuries and was taken by the Scottish Ambulance Service by road to Crosshouse Hospital in Kilmarnock where he remains in a critical condition.

The 55-year-old male driver of the car was arrested in connection with the collision. He was subsequently released without charge, pending further enquiries.

Road Policing Sergeant Ian Thornton said:

“Our investigation into what happened continues and we are keen to speak to anyone who has not yet spoken to officers.

“In particular we would like to speak to anyone who may have dash-cam footage that could help with our enquiries.

“Anyone with information should call Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 2340 of Tuesday, 2 June, 2020.”


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