Blasting works will commence on the Berriedale Braes in Caithness next week to make way for the construction of a new road.
Artefacts dating back more than 5,000 years have been uncovered as part of works to improve a notorious accident blackspot on the A9 at Berriedale.
A Tesco lorry is currently on fire after after one of its rear wheels incinerated on the A9.
Police personnel were earlier today attending to a two-vehicle crash on the A9 south of Berriedale Braes where traffic was said to be at a standstill.
Works to improve safety measures at a notorious hairpin bend on the Berriedale Braes in the Highlands begin today.
Long-awaited work to improve the notorious Berriedale Braes will begin next week.
Motorists of the A9 should expect to see delays this morning after a lorry became stuck on the Berriedale Braes.
Work to improve safety on a notorious stretch of the A9 is to get under way after a £9.6million was awarded to contractors R J MacLeod Ltd.
Motorists on the A9 are being advised to expect delays as harsh weather brings chaos to the north.
A north transport consultant has criticised the scheduled improvements to the most notorious stretch of the A9 at Berriedale Braes.
Work to finally improve a notorious road accident blackspot in the Highlands has moved a step closer.
Work to finally improve a notorious road accident blackspot in the Highlands is expected to cost about £9million.
A lorry driver escaped without serious injury after rolling his lorry on one of the north's most notorious stretches of road.
Emergency services are attending the scene after a lorry overturned on the A9 at Berriedale Braes. The road is blocked and police have advised motorists to avoid the area. Police are also attending a collision at the Raigmore Interchange in Inverness.
A section of the A9 is blocked after a lorry overturned.
Calls are being made to speed up work on the upgrade of Berriedale Braes in Caithness.
A call has been made for clarity on the future of a notorious section of the A9 after the decision to move more expectant mothers from Caithness to Inverness.
A planning inquiry into a proposed upgrade of a notorious northern stretch of the A9 is due to get underway tomorrow.
A sheriff's safety warning should accelerate work to improve a notorious section of the A9, according to a north MSP.
A planning inquiry considering a proposed upgrade of Berriedale Braes is to be held in April.
A north politician has urged improvement works at an A9 blackspot to be included in the upcoming Scottish Government budget.
Rob Gibson, SNP MSP for Caithness, Sutherland and Ross, has raised the potential length of the public local inquiry into the Berriedale Braes with the Transport Minister in the Scottish Parliament.
A sheriff refrained from disqualifying a speeding driver after learning that a ban would cost him his job.
The A9 is blocked at a notorious section of the road in Caithness by a broken down lorry.
An Inverness businessman's offer to end the stalemate over a vital road safety scheme in the Highlands has been rejected by transport chiefs.
Plans to improve a notorious hairpin bend on a key section of the A9 Inverness-Thurso road will go to a public inquiry because of one objection.
A Highland MSP is concerned that the cost of improvement work on a section of the A9 in the far north could rocket due to landfill tax reforms.
An HGV driver has died after a road accident on the A9 on Thursday night.
A 41-year-old lorry driver has died following a crash on the A9.
A lorry driver is understood to be trapped in his vehicle after it overturned.
Transport chiefs have been urged to bring forward improvements to a notorious accident blackspot on the A9 Inverness-Thurso road.
Emergency services are attending a serious accident on the A9 Inverness-Thurso road. The incident happened north of Berriedale Braes. Initial reports are that two vehicles are involved – a camper van and a motorbike. Police said that the road is closed in both directions.