Crash driver ‘lucky to escape’ blazing wreck
A NORTH motorist had a narrow escape after his small car collided head-on with a heavy lorry yesterday and burst into flames.
The crash happened at what one local described as an accident blackspot – and he called for action to improve safety.
The 28-year-old driver was heading south on the A939 Nairn-Grantown road when the collision happened at the old railway bridge near Castle Grant, two miles north of Grantown, at 8.30am.
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