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Gorleston couple die in motorcycle crash

PUBLISHED: 11:49 30 May 2017 | UPDATED: 13:58 30 May 2017

John and Sharon Cooper who have died in a crash in Scotland. Photo: Police Scotland

John and Sharon Cooper who have died in a crash in Scotland. Photo: Police Scotland

Police Scotland

A couple from Gorleston have died in a crash in Scotland.

John Cooper, 58, and Sharon Cooper, 56, died when their Harley Davidson motorbike was in collision with a Landrover Freelander.

The accident happened on the A76 near Sanquhar in the Dumfries and Galloway region, at about 1.15pm on Sunday.

The road was closed for nearly eight hours while police carried out investigations.

Would you like to pay tribute to Mr and Mrs Cooper?

Please email liz.coates@archant.co.uk


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