Nick Humphreys

Senior reporter for Aberdeen.

Elderly couple abandon car after getting stuck in ice in Aberdeen

December 18, 2017

An elderly couple had to abandon their car after getting stuck due to the ice in Aberdeen this afternoon. The couple got into difficulty near the Grove Cemetery on Mugiemoss Road, Aberdeen at around 2.20pm. Nobody was hurt and emergency services went to assist. A recovery vehicle was arranged to return their car.


Six fire crews sent to Shetland house blaze

December 18, 2017

Six fire crews have been sent to a house fire in Shetland today. The fire service received reports of a blaze in Sandyloch Drive just after 10am. A spokeswoman said: “Six appliances have been sent and a support vehicle. Some are still on their way.” More to follow.


Witnesses sought after cyclist collides with pedestrian in Aberdeen

December 14, 2017

Police are seeking information after a pedestrian collided with a cyclist on a busy city centre street in Aberdeen today. The incident happened at around 12.30pm on Union Street at the traffic light junction with Market Street and St Nicholas Street. Witnesses are asked to contact police on 101.


Man, 36, reported missing is found safe

November 19, 2017

A man reported missing from a north-east town has been traced safe and well. Robert Stewart, 36, from Blackburn, had not been seen since 7.10am today and police were seeking information as to his whereabouts. He was last seen between Blackburn and Clinterty. But the force has now confirmed he has been found safely.


Smash causes delays on busy Aberdeen road

November 19, 2017

A two-vehicle smash caused a busy Aberdeen road to be blocked earlier this evening. The collision happened on King Street near the church hall shortly after 5pm. Police confirmed that nobody was injured and that the road was closed until around 5.30pm while debris was cleared.