ROAD crashes over the Easter weekend have left four people dead.

An 87-year-old man was killed when his red Ford Fiesta collided with the rear of a Volkswagen Touran at 4.20pm on Saturday, on the A8 near Port Glasgow.

In Prestonpans, near Edinburgh, a 21-year-old motorcyclist died after a crash with a Volkswagen Golf on the B1348 Links Road at about 2:20pm on Saturday.

Investigations are ongoing into the death of a 29-year-old woman in Angus, after the Audi A4 she was travelling in left the B9134 between Brechin and Forfar around 10.15pm on Saturday.

In Glasgow, a 43 year-old passenger died when the black Honda Jazz he was in struck a tree on the central reservation of the A8, near Wellhouse Road.