Police name man who died after dirt bike crash on residential street

Joshua Crawford died in hospital following the collision in Ardrossan.

Enquiries continue as Joshua Crawford named following crash at Lawson Drive, Ardrossan Police Scotland
Police are continuing enquiries into the crash.

A man who died after a dirt bike crash on a residential street in Ardrossan has been named by police.

Joshua Crawford, 27, suffered severe injuries after a collision on Lawson Drive at around 7.50pm on Tuesday, June 28.

He was taken to Crosshouse Hospital in Kilmarnock before being transferred to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow, where he later died from his injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses as they continue enquiries into the crash.

Ayrshire road policing sergeant Craig Beaver said: “My thoughts go out to Joshua’s family and friends at this very difficult time.

“It’s vital we piece together exactly what happened in the lead up to this crash and I would appeal for anyone with information to contact us.

“Likewise, anyone who was in the area at the time and may have dash-cam footage should also get in touch.”

Anyone with information can contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting reference 3620 of July 1, 2022.