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Two Killed in Crash on A9 Between Bankfoot and Birnam

A Man and Women have died following a road crash on the A9 between Bankfoot and Birnam on Thursday 6th of October.

Police and Emergency Services were called to a report of a road crash involving a Mercedes C200 car and a Man HGV at around 5:45pm yesterday evening.

The male driver and female passenger of the Mercedes were pronounced dead at the scene, while the 37-year-old-driver of the HGV was taken to Ninewells Hospital and later released.

Sergeant David Farr from the Road Policing Unit at Perth said: “Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the man and woman who died following this crash.

“The investigation into the crash is ongoing and we would appeal to anyone who witnessed the crash take place who has not yet spoken to police to contact us. We are also keen to obtain any dashcam from motorists driving on the road around the time of the crash.

“Anyone with information should contact Road Policing Officers through 101 with reference 2569 of 6 October.”

The road was closed and a diversion was put in place, with the road reopened at 7:20am on Friday, 7th of October.

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