Man rushed to hospital with serious injuries after van and HGV crash on busy Scots road

A van driver is in a serious condition in hospital following a crash with an HGV in Aberdeenshire. The 36-year-old man driving a Ford Transit van was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary by ambulance following the collision around 1.30pm this afternoon. The vehicle was involved in the collision with the stationary HGV on the A90 between its junctions with the B9000 and the A975.

We previously told how emergency services rushed to the scene. Hospital staff have confirmed the van driver’s injuries are serious. The HGV driver was uninjured.

Sergeant Peter Henderson said: “Our enquiries into the cause of this crash are ongoing and I would urge any witnesses, or anyone driving on this road near to these junctions shortly before the crash to contact us.

“Anyone with information should contact officers through 101 with reference 1642 of 15 November.”

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