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Two injured after car mounts pavement in Aberdeen

Police at scene
Image caption The accident happened in King Street

A man and woman have been taken to hospital after being hit by a car which mounted a pavement in Aberdeen.

The incident, involving a black Honda Civic, happened at about 12:15 on Sunday outside St Mary's Church on King Street.

A 64-year-old woman was seriously hurt, while a 64-year-old man suffered minor injuries.

Both were taken by ambulance to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary for treatment.

A 70-year-old man who was driving the car was unhurt.

The road was closed for a number of hours while police carried out investigations.

Police would like to speak to anyone who saw the collision but have yet to contact officers.

Image caption The road was closed while investigations were carried out

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