Police have launched an appeal for help after a cyclist was hurt in a crash on a north-east road.
The cyclist was travelling on the unclassified Newmachar-to-Aberdeen road shortly after 9am yesterday there was a crash with a car travelling in the same direction.
He was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary for treatment to injuries police described as not serious.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “The vehicle is understood to have stopped for a brief time but then left before leaving any details and before police arrived.
“Officers would like to trace this vehicle which is described as a small, red car.
“Anyone with information or who witnessed the collision is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference CF0279011118.”