A broken down lorry was today reportedly causing delays on the A90.
The vehicle broke down on the southbound carriageway, just before the junction for Newtonhill.
Traffic Scotland said the lorry was blocking one lane on the road and advised motorists to use caution on approach.
A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said they were called to the scene shortly before 11am.
She added the lorry driver believed it would be a “straight forward fix” when the mechanic arrived and that the vehicle would not require to be towed away.