Police plea following fatal road accident

POLICE have issue an appeal to drivers today, in the hope that they might have witnessed a fatal accident near Thurso, last night.
The fatality was a 47-year-old man from Thurso area, a passenger in the red Peugeot car, which was in collision with a white camper van. The driver was treated for minor injuries in hospital, following the accident, on the A9, a mile south of the town.
An investigation is being carried out by a road policing unit and anyone who can help them should make contact on 01349 869 566 or 01847 715555. The officers are particular interested to hear, not only from witnesses to the accident, but anyone who saw the vehicles on the road prior to it.