A MAN has died after a two-car smash on the A92 yesterday (Monday).

Emergency services raced to the scene of the fatal crash at the Thornton bypass at around 2.20pm yesterday.

Sadly, the driver of one of the vehicles, a 46-year-old man, died at the scene.

A police appeal for any witnesses to come forward has been launched.

Sergeant Colin Morrison said: “Our thoughts remain with the family and friends of the man who died at this difficult time.

“Our investigation is continuing and I would urge any witnesses to the crash to contact us as soon as possible.

“We are aware dash-cam footage was posted online locally and I would ask the person with the footage, or any other drivers with footage of the incident to contact us as soon as possible.

"The information you hold will assist with our investigation into the circumstances of this collision.”

Please contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting reference 1697 of March 13.