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The motorcyclist who died in a collision near Selkirk on Sunday (14th July) has been named as John Southern, from Blyth, Northumberland.
The 60-year-old was riding his Triumph Tiger when he was involved in a collision with a Seat Leon car on the A699 Selkirk to St Boswells Road, near to Lindean, at around 4.30pm.
Mr Southern was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary by air ambulance but later died.
The three people in the Seat Leon were taken to Borders General Hospital for treatment to minor injuries.
A motorcyclist has died after colliding with a car on the A699 between Selkirk and St Boswells.
The crash happened on Sunday afternoon (14th July) near the Lindean junction.
The rider was airlifted to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary from the scene.
The road was closed for seven hours and police say enquiries are still ongoing.