Woman suffers minor injuries after A96 collision with tanker

THE A96 THROUGH Elgin was again disrupted when a tanker and a Honda car collided close to the Eight Acres Hotel on Tuesday.

A woman who was driving the silver Honda Jazz suffered minor injuries when her car was hit from behind by the tanker.

An ambulance was called to the scene shortly after 1pm and the woman taken to nearby Dr Gray’s Hospital, with police also arriving and controlling traffic while her badly damaged car was removed.

Police remained on the scene for around 40 minutes by which time the debris and been cleared from the road.

A spokeswoman said: “The female driver of the car suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.”