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Pedestrian killed on A90 in Aberdeenshire

A pedestrian has been killed on the A90 dual carriageway near Tipperty in Aberdeenshire.

Grampian Police said the pedestrian was involved in a collision with a vehicle just after 18:00.

The A90 Aberdeen to Ellon road was closed both north and southbound, and diversions were set up via Pitmedden along the B9000, B999 and A975 roads.

A spokesman said the A90 would remain closed until 10:00 on Friday to allow investigations to be carried out.

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