A man is in a serious condition in hospital after a car collided with a heavy goods vehicle on the A90.
The incident took place at around 1.30pm on Monday between its junctions with the B9000 and the A975, near to Foveran.
A 36-year-old man had been driving a Ford Transit southbound when it collided with a stationary HGV.
Emergency services attended and the man was taken by ambulance to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary where he is being treated for his injuries. Hospital staff describe his condition as serious.
The HGV driver was uninjured.
Sergeant Peter Henderson said: “Our enquiries into the cause of this crash are ongoing and I would urge any witnesses, or anyone driving on this road near to these junctions shortly before the crash to contact us.
“Anyone with information should contact officers through 101 with reference 1642 of November 15.”