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Biker 'critical' after collision with van near Mintlaw

A biker is in a critical condition following a collision with a van in Aberdeenshire on Wednesday.

The crash, involving a red Ducati motorbike and a white Renault Master van, happened on the Nether Aden Road near Mintlaw, at about 07:30.

Police said the 36-year-old man was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with life-threatening injuries, while the van driver was uninjured.

The road was closed for several hours and reopened at 15:05.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or saw either of the vehicles before the incident is asked to contact police.

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