Fatal accident at Lonmay

A 42 years-old man has died following a serious accident on the A90 Aberdeen to Peterhead road at Lonmay at around 6pm on Tuesday, September 24.

A number of police units, supported by Ambulance and Fire and Rescue personnel attended the scene of the crash, involving a silver Mercedes SLK and a blue Peugeot 307, and initial medical attention was administered to the injured parties.

Police confirmed later that the male driver of the Mercedes had died as a result of his injuries, while the 51 years-old male driver of the Peugeot was not believed to have suffered life-threatening injuries.

Both men were sole occupants of the vehicles and the road was closed for several hours while investigations were carried out.