NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Heavy snow causes travel problems in Grampian

Traffic in Aberdeen
Image caption Motorists faced delays on Wednesday morning

Heavy snowfalls have been causing problems on roads in the north east of Scotland.

A number of accidents have been reported with vehicles struggling in icy conditions.

Image caption Snow had to be cleared in Aberdeen after it started falling in the early hours

A woman was taken to hospital with suspected chest and stomach injuries after a crash on the B9125 at Raemoir.

While the only roads officially closed are among the usual high level routes, Grampian Police warned drivers across the region to take extra care.

Transport problems have also been affecting a number of schools in the area.

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UK forecast for 25/09/2017

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