Police Name Lorry Driver Killed In Balfron Crash

A man who died in a road crash near Balfron has been named by police.

Gary McEachran, 42, died after the tipper lorry he was driving came off the A81 near Ballat crossroads in Stirling Council area at 7.30am on Thursday.

Mr McEachran, from Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute, died at the scene.

Sergeant Adam Weir, of Forth Valley road policing unit, said: ''This is a tragic collision and our thoughts are with Gary's family at this sad time.

''We are still investigating this collision and are eager to speak to anyone who may have information.

''Anyone with information is asked to get in touch with us as soon as possible.''

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