Reported A9 incident cleared up By Mark Mackay September 27 2017, 4.40pm Updated: September 27 2017, 5.20pm [[title]] [[text]] An error occurred. Please try again. [[success]] Email address Sign up Reports of a car fire on the A9 near Blackford have been dismissed by police. Drivers had reported concerns over a black Range Rover which was seen with smoke coming from it. However, officers have confirmed the vehicle has been located and is safely parked within a lay-by. No delays to drivers in the area are expected.