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Accident near Gulberwick

A FIFTY five year old man was taken to hospital for treatment following a two-vehicle accident near Gulberwick on Tuesday evening.

The collision – at around 6.40pm – involved two Vauxhall Astras, one silver and one black, and the man’s injuries are not believed to be serious. Both vehicles were later recovered.

It resulted in the road being closed for just under two and a half hours.

Meanwhile a separate, single vehicle accident involving a Renault Clio to the south of Girlsta occurred at around 5.30pm. There were no injuries and the road was not blocked as a result.