Two men injured in crashes in Inverness and Alness
Police are investigating the causes of separate car crashes that left two men injured on Saturday.
The driver involved in a one vehicle accident on the Ballachraggan Straight on the B817, near Alness, was seriously injured.
He was taken to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness following the crash which happened at about 14:00.
The other driver was hurt following an accident at the Raigmore Interchange in Inverness at about 11:30.
The 46-year-old man was taken to hospital. His injuries were not thought to have been serious.
Delays affected the A9 and A96 for a short time while emergency services dealt with the incident.