Young motorcyclist dies in hospital after road crash

A 21-year-old man was taken to hospital by air ambulance after the collision near Plean in Stirlingshire.

Young motorcyclist dies in hospital after road crash Police Scotland

A 21-year-old man has died in hospital after a crash in Stirlingshire.

Liam Lacon, from Fallin, was riding a white and black Yamaha motorbike near Plean when he collided with a grey Volkswagen Tiguan at the crossroads of Roman Road and Cadgers Loan at around 12.15pm on Saturday, June 5.

Mr Lacon suffered critical injuries and was taken by air ambulance to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, in Glasgow,

He died there a week later on Saturday, June 12.

Sergeant David Marr, of Forth Valley Roads Policing Unit, said: “Our thoughts go out to Mr Lacon’s family at this difficult time.

“Enquiries are continuing to find out the full circumstances of what happened and I would appeal to anyone who has not already spoken to us to get in touch.

“Anyone with any information should contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 1663 of Saturday, June 5, 2021.”