A car has hit a lamppost at a north-east roundabout. The incident occurred at the A944 AWPR roundabout near to Westhill at around 5.30pm. A Police Scotland spokesman said: “It happened at the AWPR roundabout heading westbound. “One car went into a lamppost.”
Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route
The Aberdeen bypass has seen journey times cut by half, including during rush hour, throughout the 36-mile route.
North-east trucking firms have praised the bypass and hope the whole road will be good for business.
The public deserve “real answers” over the AWPR project, a north-east MSP said today.
A section of a busy north-east slip road is to close for two days for Aberdeen bypass work.
More than two dozen signs on the new bypass will need to be altered or replaced as a result of the new Aberdeen exhibition centre being renamed.
The imminent opening of a six-mile stretch of the Aberdeen bypass has been greeted with joy and relief.
A group of residents living close to an Aberdeen bypass construction site have voiced fears about flood prevention.
Transport chiefs have come under fire after it was confirmed Aberdeen’s long-awaited bypass would not be completed on time.
Drainage work for the Aberdeen bypass is set to close a North-east road.
The project manager of the AWPR today said it was “difficult to say” whether the scheme could stick to its new spring deadline.
A busy dual carriageway has fully opened again following lengthy roadworks as part of the Aberdeen bypass project.
Workers on the Aberdeen bypass affected by the Carillion collapse are set to be offered roles at two other contractors at the site.
Construction staff working on the Aberdeen bypass have been told they will be landed with covering their own costs of accommodation, just days before Christmas.
Under-pressure roads bosses have stepped up health and safety restrictions on Aberdeen bypass sites following a spate of high-profile accidents.
Concerns have been raised about heavy goods lorries using an unauthorised route.
Plans to install more average speed cameras on the A90 are set to go ahead this week.
Development of the Aberdeen bypass project has seen contracts worth more than £350 million handed out to Scottish construction businesses.
POLICE have warned drivers to obey speed restrictions near AWPR sites after a motorist was caught driving 90mph in a 50mph zone.