A 17-year-old boy was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a car crash in the North-east.
The incident happened on the A98 near Portsoy just after 10.30pm last night.
The boy was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with a serious head injury while four others were transferred to Dr Gray’s Hospital in Elgin.
A Scottish Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We got a call at 10.25pm for a road traffic collision where a car had reportedly flipped over.
“Two ambulance crews attended.
“We had a total of five casualties conveyed to hospital.
“We had a 17-year-old male with a significant head injury.
“Other patients had various cuts and bruises but no other serious injuries.”
Two Scottish Fire and Rescue Service appliances from Portsoy and Banff were called.
A service spokesman said: “Five people managed to get out of the car before our arrival.
“We attended to them with ambulance staff.
“We made the vehicle safe. It wasn’t on fire.”