NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Man airlifted to hospital after two-vehicle crash in Aberdeenshire

One person has been airlifted to hospital after a serious crash on a stretch of the A891 in Aberdeenshire.

An air ambulance and emergency crews were called to the two-vehicle accident close the entrance to Brucklay Castle, near Maud, on Tuesday morning.

A man was cut free and flown to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

The road has been closed in both directions.