Delays as car spills from tractor trailer near Crieff

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A tractor has shed its load on the A85 near Gilmerton, causing significant delays on the eastern approach to Crieff.

Police Scotland said the tractor had been hauling a trailer whose load – a car – was now lying in a ditch.

Recovery of the vehicle is ongoing and drivers are being forced to queue while the road is cleared.

The accident took place shortly after 1pm. Traffic remains at a standstill and delays of more than 15 minutes are expected.

No-one has been injured in the incident.