A man has died following a collision between a van and a lorry on the A9, near the Blair Atholl junction. The incident took place at about 07:45 on Thursday.

Police Scotland said the man, who has not been named but was understood to be in his 40s, sustained fatal injuries in the collision.

A Tayside Division spokeswoman said the man’s next of kin had been informed and a formal identification would be carried out in due course.

The road’s northbound carriageway is still closed and diversions are in place.