Appeal after fatal collision in Glenrothes

Published 19 August 2019

Police in Fife are appealing for witnesses following a collision, which has now resulted in a fatality, in Glenrothes.

The incident happened around 6.10pm on Wednesday 31st July on the A911 Leslie Road, at its junction with Leslie Mains.

A 67-year-old male motorcycle rider, who was travelling west, sustained serious injuries after his Harley Davidson was involved in a collision with a Ford Fiesta car.

The rider was taken to the Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy, where he remained until passing away during the morning of Saturday 17th August.

Inquiries have been continuing since this collision took place and Road Policing Officers are now urging anyone who can assist with their investigation to come forward.

Sergeant Stephen Quinn from the Fife Road Policing Unit said: "My deepest sympathies are with the family and friends of the motorcycle rider at this difficult time. We are working to provide them with answers as to the factors that resulted in this collision. 

"Any motorists who were on the A911 on the evening of Wednesday 31st July and saw what happened, or who believe they have any relevant dash-cam footage, which captures the incident, please contact police immediately.

"Likewise, anyone with any other information that be of use to this inquiry, please also get in touch."

Those with information can contact the Road Policing Unit in Fife via 101 and quote incident number 3267 of the 31st July.

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Find out more about local policing issues in this area by visiting: Central (Fife), Fife, Glenrothes Central and Thornton, Glenrothes North, Leslie and Markinch, Glenrothes West and Kinglassie

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