Police in Caithness can confirm the identity of the man who sadly died as a result of a road traffic collision on Friday evening as Timothy Humphreys, known to many on the Isle of Skye.
Timothy, aged 34, lived in John O'Groats, but grew up and spent many years on the Isle of Skye.
The collision occurred around 11.40pm on Friday 17th February on the A836 at near the Seaview Hotel and junction with A99.
Very sadly, Mr Humphreys was struck by a car and died at the scene as a result of his injuries. The road was closed until 7.45am on Saturday morning to allow a full collision investigation to take place.
Officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have seen anyone walking on or near the road between the A99 junction and Newton in the hour leading up to the collision.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information and hasn't already been in touch with officers is urged to contact Police on 101.