A woman has been taken to hospital following a five-vehicle crash.
A car is on fire on the B9170 Oldmeldrum to Inverurie road following the crash, which happened near Barra Castle at 2.35pm.
A spokeswoman for the Scottish Fire Rescue Service said: “It involved five vehicles.
“All persons were self released before arrival of the fire service.
“There was one female casualty, she is now in the care of the ambulance service.
“One vehicle was alight, and we used one hose reel jet.
“Three appliances were sent but only two were in attendance.”
A Police Scotland spokeswoman confirmed that the crash involved five vehicles.
She said: “It involved a white Honda CRV, a white Ford Fiesta, a blue Skoda Roomster, a black Audi Q3 and a black Vauxhall Insignia.”
A Scottish Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “We received a call at 1433 hours today to attend a RTC on the B9170, Oldmeldrum, Inverurie.
“We dispatched two ambulances and our emergency medical retrieval service.
“One female patient was transferred to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.”
The road has now reopened.