NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Man dies after car collides with sign near Laurencekirk

A 60-year-old man has died following a crash on the A90 just north of Laurencekirk in Aberdeenshire.

Police and the Ambulance Service received reports that a grey Toyota Rav4 had left the road and collided with a sign just after 14:00.

The northbound lanes of the A90 were closed while an air ambulance attended, however, the driver died at the scene.

A woman who was a passenger in the car was not injured. Anyone with information should contact police.

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