A cyclist has died in hospital after taking ill in Inverness. The man collapsed on Culduthel Road at noon on Monday and was taken to Raigmore Hospital, where he later died.

The road is expected to remain shut for a short time while enquiries are carried out. A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Along with other emergency services we attended at Culduthel Road at 12pm today after reports that a cyclist had taken unwell.

“He was taken to Raigmore Hospital where sadly he died. Next of kin have been made aware.”