A man has been airlifted to hospital following a crash between a motorbike and a tractor.
Police Scotland were called to the crash on the A947, near Bethelnie, between Oldmeldrum and Fyvie at around 10.35am today.
A Police Scotland spokesman said the male motorcyclist has suffered “serious, life-changing injuries”.
The man was flown by air ambulance to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
The A947 has been closed from the Oldmeldrum roundabout to around one mile north.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “The road is closed in both ways.
“The council have attended so there’s signage and diversions in place.”