Man dies following one vehicle crash

A 42-year-old man, who had not been named at the time of going to press, has died after his van tipped over on Lindsay Street, Kirriemuir.

The accident happened at around 7.45 a.m. on Tuesday morning (May 21) when a white Ford transit van is reported to have mounted the pavement before colliding with a wall and hedge, overturning and coming to rest on its side on the carriageway. Police Scotland, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and Scottish Ambulance Service all attended the scene where the driver was trapped within the vehicle. Sadly the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.