A man was arrested today following an alleged hit and run crash on a north-east road.
The crash, which happened at around 6.50am this morning on the unclassified Haughs of Clinterty road, involved a blue Volvo V60 estate and the car was driving in the direction of the A96. The driver allegedly failed to stop.
A 27-year-old man has been charged in connection with the incident, however, officers are appealing for drivers in the area at the time to come forward.
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PC Calum Jamieson said: “We are aware there were other vehicles travelling in the opposite direction and these drivers had to take evasive action. These drivers are urged to come forward as they may have information that could assist with our investigation.
“Anyone with information is urged to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting incident 403 of 26 September 2018 or if you wish to remain anonymous you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”