FIFTEEN vehicles were involved in a crash on the A1 yesterday evening (Wednesday).

Emergency services were called out to the incident, which took place between Old Craighall and Newcraighall at about 8.50pm.

The incident took place as vehicles were heading towards Edinburgh and a spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: “Thankfully, no one was injured and the northbound carriageway was fully closed for around an hour and a half.

“A woman was charged with careless driving and issued with a fixed penalty ticket.”