Two cars were involved in a crash at a busy north-east roundabout.
Emergency services were called to the Aberdeen bypass roundabout shortly after 4pm yesterday.
A silver Vauxhall Astra and a white Volkswagen Polo collided at the roundabout off the A944 and B9119 at Westhill.
There were no injuries following the accident near the multi-million-pound road.
A police spokesman said a motorist contacted the force about the rush-hour incident.
He said one of the vehicles had to be removed with the route being completely clear shortly after 6pm.
The spokesman said: “A member of the public reported the collision.
“The locus was a roundabout on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route.
“It involved a silver Vauxhall Astra and a white Volkswagen Polo.
“One of the cars was taken away by the vehicle recovery service after it was damaged in the accident.
“The road was completely cleared by 6.15pm and there were no reports of injuries.”