Man charged after car crashes into traffic lights

A 45-year-old man has been charged after a car crashed into a set of traffic lights in Aberdeen.

The collision happened on Skene Street, shortly after 9pm on Saturday night.

A man was arrested and charged in connection with road traffic offences, but has been released.

A police spokeswoman said: “Around 9.10pm on Friday, September 15, 2023, officers were made aware of a car having collided with traffic lights on Skene Street, Aberdeen.

“A 45-year-old man was arrested and charged in connection with road traffic offences.

“He has been released on an undertaking to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court at a later date.

“A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.”

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