A MOTORCYCLIST has died following a crash on the A82 between Alexandria and Renton on Sunday afternoon.

Cops are appealing for witnesses following the incident, which happened at around 1.50pm on August 15, near to Stoneymollan roundabout. The crash involved a motorcycle, a Volkswagen Golf and a Seat Ibiza.

The 51-year-old motorcyclist's next of kin have been informed, according to Police Scotland, but formal identification is still to take place.

Sergeant Nicola Taylor, of the Road Policing Unit, said: “We are trying to establish the full circumstances of what has happened and our enquiries are ongoing.

"Sadly the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene and our thoughts are with his family and friends.

“I would appeal to anyone who may have been in the area and witnessed the crash to come forward, in particular anyone who may have dash-cam footage, you may have captured something that could assist our enquiries.

“Anyone with information should call Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 2092 of August 15, 2021."

The road was temporarily closed following the crash to allow an investigation to be carried out.