Man dies in crash on M8 near Glasgow Airport Man dies in crash on M8 near Glasgow Airport
Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road crash where a man has lost his life on the M8 on Saturday (12th August... Man dies in crash on M8 near Glasgow Airport

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road crash where a man has lost his life on the M8 on Saturday (12th August 2017).

Greig Hogg, 23-years-old from the Stirling area was driving a green SMC quad bike on the M8 near to Junction 29, when he appeared to lose control, colliding with a lamp post on the slip road around 3.45pm.

His relatives have been informed.

Emergency services attended but Mr Hogg was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers have urged any witnesses to come forward.

Sergeant Mark Miller from the Divisional Road Policing Unit based at Greenock said: “I would appeal to anyone who was on the M8 near to Junction 29 around the time of the crash, who may have witnessed what happened, to get in touch.

“I am also appealing for any motorists who could potentially have dashcam footage of the incident, or of the quad bike driving on the motorway beforehand, to please come forward.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact the Divisional Road Policing Unit based at Greenock via 101 and quote incident number 2662 of Saturday 12th August 2017.”