UK News Man airlifted to hospital after two vehicle crash on A9 in Perthshire

14:50  05 june  2017
14:50  05 june  2017 Source:   MSN

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A man was airlifted to hospital after being injured in a crash on the A9 in Perthshire on Monday.

The 35-year-old is understood not to have life-threatening injuries following the incident at Balhaldie, between Dunblane and Greenloaning.

Police say they received reports that a lorry and van collided on the northbound carriageway, leaving the man trapped.

He had to be cut free by fire crews and was then taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.

The A9 was initially closed in both directions following the incident, but both lanes southbound were restored around 11am. A single lane was opened northbound just after 11 but there are warnings in place for major hold-ups.

Those looking to avoid the area are advised by Traffic Scotland to follow its suggested alternatives.

Northbound traffic : Exit M80 on to M9 eastbound and continue on M9 to junction with M876, take slip road to M876 towards New Clackmannanshire Bridge, cross bridge and on the north side take first exit to A977, continue northwards on A977 until junction with M90 at Kinross, take northbound on slip road at Kinross and enter M90, continue north on M90 to Craigend Interchange at Perth and the permanently positioned signs.

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