Appeal after fatal accident near Auchtermuchty

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal road crash that happened near Auchtermuchty this morning (Sunday).

The incident happened on the A91 about two miles east of Auchtermuchty at around 11.25am.

At that time the male rider of a westbound Yamaha motorcycle left the road and collided with a tree.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed at the scene to allow a full crash investigation to take place and diversions were put in place.

Officers are asking anyone who may have been in the area and witnessed the crash to contact Police Scotland by calling 101.