Person killed in A1 crash

One person has died following a 'serious' road traffic collision on the A1 this morning.

The incident took place half a mile north of Dunbar. Picture; Google

The route was closed in both directions for several hours after two vehicles collided on the northbound carriageway around 7.50am.

It is understood two motorists were involved and a man in his fifties was transferred to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.

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The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Police Scotland and the Scottish Ambulance Service attended.

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The A1 has been shut with an air ambulance en route.
The A1 has been shut with an air ambulance en route.