Highlands & Islands

Man trapped after car crash shut A82 near Inverness

A man is being treated in hospital after he was cut free from his crashed car on the A82 in the Highlands.

Police said the accident happened about a mile south of Lochend, south of Inverness, just before 10:00.

A driver caught up in traffic following the smash said there had been a long tailback south of the scene. The stretch road has since been reopened.

She also described long sections of the trunk road being "awash" with water following heavy rain.