A woman was pulled from a car after two-car collision on a north-east road.
Police were called to the A93 near Ballater at 3.30pm today after collision between a blue Renault Clio and a silver Kia Sorrento.
Firefighters were also called and pulled a woman free from one of the vehicles.
It is understood nobody suffered serious injuries, though paramedics attended as a precaution.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “We received reports of a collision involving two vehicles on the A93 between Ballater and Cambus o’ May at 3.30pm.
“Arrangements have been put in place for vehicle recovery.”
A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokeswoman said: “One appliance from Ballater and one appliance from Aboyne were called to the incident.
“Firefighters helped extricate one female from a vehicle.”