A helicopter is attempting to winch an elderly man to safety after he fell at Dunnottar Castle.
Coastguard crews are currently in attendance.
A Coastguard spokeswoman said: “We received reports that an elderly man had fallen at an inaccessible point at Dunnottar Castle.
“The Coastguard helicopter from Inverness will attempt to winch him to safety.
“The Stonehaven Coastguard is also in attendance.
“The man’s injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.”