A road traffic collision involving a blue Citroen Saxo, silver Peugeot and another car on North Esk Road, Montrose, on Monday (August 3) at 12.50pm saw a huge tailback of traffic in both directions.
A number of police cars attended the smash at the Lochside Bar.
Police Scotland confirmed that a 23-year-old man had been charged in connection with road traffic offences following the incident.
A report had been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal and the man was expected to appear at Forfar Sheriff Court yesterday (Tuesday, August 4).
If you have any info on this incident call 101.