Highlands & Islands

Tractor rolls on to railway line near Golspie

Dunrobin Castle Image copyright Stuart wilding/geograph
Image caption The incident happened near Dunrobin Castle

Rail services to the north Highlands have been disrupted after a tractor rolled down an embankment and blocked the line in Sutherland.

The alarm was raised at 07:00. The tractor was later removed from the line.

British Transport Police said its enquiries were ongoing into the circumstances of the incident near Dunrobin Castle, north of Golspie.

ScotRail has provided buses between Brora and Tain.

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