Two dead and one seriously injured after early hours crash

The scene of the crash in Marykirk. (Picture: Kenny Elrick)

Two people have died and another is seriously injured after a crash in the early hours of this morning.

A 31-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman were killed in the smash on the A937 Montrose to Laurencekirk road close to Marykirk Bridge. Another man is in hospital after the one vehicle incident.

A police spokesman said: “The road remains closed as investigations are carried out.”