Guthrie Castle crash victim named

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A DRIVER sustained fatal injuries when his red Kia Picanto collided with a wall at the entrance to Guthrie Castle on the A923 Friockheim to Forfar road on Tuesday.

He was Andrew McGhee (46), of Main Street, Leuchars, Fife.

Emergency services attended at the scene at about 2.25 p.m., but despite the efforts of paramedics Mr McGhee was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed and diversions were put in place. Crash investigators also attended to carry out enquiries into the full set of circumstances surrounding the incident. No other vehicles were involved.

As with all sudden deaths a report has been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal

Tayside Police have appealed to anyone who saw the vehicle in the area prior to the incident to contact them on 0300 111 2222.