Police are investigating a collision that saw three people taken to hospital.
The B9022 in Portsoy is currently closed between the A98 and A95 road following a two-car crash.
The incident happened just after 3.17pm and the road remains closed while police investigate.
Emergency services were called to the scene and three people were taken to hospital.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “The road remains closed for accident investigation.
“Three people were conveyed to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.”
It is not yet known the extent of the injuries.