A man in his 50s has died after being struck by a lorry on a North-east road.
Emergency services were called to the B9005 Fyvie to Methlick road near Gight at 1.55pm.
The ambulance service was in attendance and has confirmed that the man has died.
A spokeswoman for the police said: “The road will be closed for some time and local diversions will be in place.”
Accident investigators are currently examining the scene.
The man’s next of kin have been informed.