NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Ice on Cairn O'Mount road traps about 20 vehicles

About 20 vehicles were left stuck for about 90 minutes due to ice on an Aberdeenshire road.

Police Scotland said the problems were at the Cairn O'Mount on the Banchory to Fettercairn route. The vehicles were stuck from before 08:00 until 09:30.

Aberdeenshire Council was asked to provide assistance.

Police said that the vehicles were now away from the scene.

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