Fatal accident on Skye – updated

2102-jaguar-police-xf-2-ADJUSTA pedestrian has died after being knocked down by a car on Skye.

The fatal accident occurred on the main A87 road through Skye, near Sconser, in the early hours of this morning (Monday).

The A87 between Sconser and Slighchan has been closed for police investigation work and Traffic Scotland advise the road may be closed for some time.

There is no diversion possible and this will impact on both CalMac and local bus services. Travellers are asked to check with Traffic Scotland or their transport provider before travelling.

Update – Police advise the road is now open to all traffic (10am).