NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Police charge man over Alford crash

A 21-year-old man has been charged after a car crash in Aberdeenshire left three men in hospital.

The accident happened at about midnight on Kingsford Road in Alford.

The 21-year-old front seat passenger in the blue Vauxhall Vectra suffered head injuries and is in a serious but stable condition in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

Two other men, aged 18 and 24, were also taken to the hospital with minor injuries. The fourth man, aged 21, in the car was unhurt.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the crash, or who may have information about it, to contact them.