Motorcyclist flown to Ninewells Hospital after crash on Tayside road

A Scottish Charity Air Ambulance.

A motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital in Dundee after a serious crash on a Tayside road.

Emergency services were called to the A924 near Pitlochry on Saturday just after 5.30pm.

The collision involved a motorbike and car on the single-track road, around five miles east of the highland Tayside town.

Two casualties were taken to hospital after being hurt in the crash.

A Scottish Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We received a call at 5.45pm on Saturday September 30 to attend a road traffic collision on the A924 near Straloch.

“We dispatched two ambulances and our helimed air ambulance to the scene.

“One patient was take to Ninewells Hospital by road. A second patient was taken to Ninewells Hospital by helicopter.”

A spokesman for Police Scotland added: “Three people were taken to hospital with various injuries, one with a broken leg. ”

The extent of the other casualties injuries are also not believed to be serious.