Motorists have been urged to avoid areas surrounding an Aberdeen road due to a burst water main.
A road closure is in place heading northbound on Skene Square because of the problem.
Aberdeen City Council has advised road users to stay away from the Berryden and George Street areas, claiming traffic will be “busy”.
Due to burst water main and n-bound road closure at Skene Square, roads in area will be v busy. Please avoid Berryden/George St area. Thx
— Abdn City Council (@AberdeenCC) March 13, 2017
Some bus services have been rerouted because of the closure. These include Stagecoach numbers 37, 10, 35, X18 and 59. First’s service 12 will be diverting via Maberly Street, George Street and Hutcheon Street.
Due to road closure at Skene Square all 37/10/35/X18/59 diverting via Rosemount Place/Mid Stocket Road/Harcourt Road then normal route.
— StagecoachNScot (@StagecoachNScot) March 13, 2017