Bo’ness motorcyclist dies following collision

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POLICE have today named a motorcyclist who died after a collision involving a fellow biker on the A904 on Monday afternoon (yesterday) as 62-year-old Brian Allan of Bo’ness.

The incident occurred around 4pm on the A904 Falkirk - Bo’ness - South Queensferry Road, near to River View House between Champany and Carriden Brae, when a white Citroen minibus carried out a manoeuvre and crossed the carriageway into a layby on the opposite side of the road.

A Yamaha motorcyle and Mr Allan’s Honda collided, resulting in Mr Allan’s death.

The 58-year-old male rider of the Yamaha and the 71-year-old minibus driver were uninjured.

The road was closed for approximately four hours to allow investigations to be carried out.

Anybody who witnessed the collision and has not been spoken to by police is requested to contact Central Scotland Police road policing unit on 01786 456000.