Man seriously injured in two-car Peterhead crash

A man has suffered "life-threatening" injuries after a head-on crash in Aberdeenshire.

The 58-year-old driver of a Vauxhall Vectra was involved in the two-car accident on the A90 Peterhead to Fraserburgh road, near the Waterside Inn, about 21:00 on Monday.

He was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with a serious head injury.

Three people in the other car involved, a Ford Fiesta, escaped serious injury. The road was closed for seven hours.

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