Arbroath man named as victim of weekend fatal road accident near Montrose

(C) Peter John Meiklem/DCT MediaThe scene of the fatal A92 crash at Kinnaber, near Montrose.The scene of the fatal A92 crash at Kinnaber, near Montrose.

Police Scotland have named a 53-year-old Arbroath man as the victim of a fatal weekend road crash on the A92 near Montrose. He was George Moran from Arbroath. The incident happened around 12.20pm on Saturday on the A92 St Cyrus to Montrose road at Kinnaber, after a lorry’s load collided with a Kia Picanto car.

Mr Moran was pronounced dead at the scene while the female passenger was conveyed to Ninewells Hospital with serious, but not life-threatening injuries. Road Policing Sergeant William Strachan said: “Our thoughts remain with the family and friends of Mr Moran at this difficult time. “Our investigation into the incident continues and I would urge anybody who was driving on the road and may have dash-cam footage or witnessed the incident to contact police.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting incident 1712 of August 22.

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