Evening Telegraph

Motorists urged to avoid local road after tractor knocks out telegraph pole

A local road has been closed off by police after a tractor knocked over a telegraph pole.

Officers are in attendance on Balmachie Road in Carnoustie following the incident around 4pm.

No one is believed to have been injured in the crash but the pole is said to be “across the road” near to Carnoustie High School.

BT engineers are on the scene.

A statement from Police Scotland read: “Balmachie Road is currently closed near to the High School due to a telegraph pole being across the Road having been knocked down.

“Police are in attendance as are engineers. Please avoid the area if possible.”