Driver suffers head injury

THE driver of a fork-lift has been taken by ambulance to Ninewells Hospital with a head injury following a collision on the A90 southbound outside Forfar at lunch-time today.

Tayside Police were called to the scene at noon following the collision between a forklift and a lorry near the Battledykes Farm junction.

A spokesperson for Tayside Police confirmed the fork lift driver had suffered a head injury, which is not life threatening, and was taken to Ninewells Hospital in Dundee by ambulance for treatment.

The incident happened on the A90 southbound, approximately one mile from the Battledykes Farm turn-off. The nearside lane was closed to traffic whilst the offside lane remained open.