A police officer has been taken to hospital today after being hit by a car in Aberdeen.
It happened at 1.20pm near Morrison’s petrol station on West North Street.
The officer was struck by the vehicle while he was helping to deal with a separate crash in the area.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Police Scotland can confirm a police officer was injured having been struck by a car on West North Street, Aberdeen, next to Morrison’s filling station.
“The incident occurred at 1.20pm while police officers were in the process of dealing with a separate road traffic collision.
“The officer is currently receiving treatment for a fractured ankle.
“The 86-year-old driver of the car involved was uninjured.”