One of the busiest roads in Tayside has ground to a halt following a serious crash.
The A90 between Dundee and Perth has been closed westbound following an incident shortly before 12.05pm on Wednesday afternoon.
UPDATE ON A90 –
BOTH carriageways are to CLOSE between Perth and St Madoes in order to allow helimed access. Please avoid the A90 if at all possible. pic.twitter.com/PixToI64Xf
— TaysidePolice (@TaysidePolice) January 16, 2019
*UPDATE* ️12:22 ⌚️#A90 at St Madoes / Glencarse – the carriageway is now CLOSED ⛔️in BOTH DIRECTIONS to allow heli-med 🚁🚨 for the serious RTC,
— Traffic Scotland (@trafficscotland) January 16, 2019
The crash happened near the slip-road at Kinfauns.
A helimed helicopter has been called to the scene to treat casualties.
All traffic travelling toward Perth has been halted while emergency services attend.