Emergency services were called to an eight-vehicle crash in the Mearns on Wednesday afternoon.
The collision took place on the A92 Stonehaven to Montrose road near Glasslaw at about 11.40am.
Paramedics were also called to the scene.
It is not yet known if anyone has been injured.
A lane of the A92 was blocked following the crash.
Earlier a police spokeswoman said: “It was eight vehicles, ambulance have been called to attend.
“It is causing a traffic obstruction.”
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The road was reopened later in the afternoon.