Man in hospital with 'serious injuries' after two-car road crash

Police are appealing for anyone in the area with a dashcam to check for footage which may assist in enquiries.

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A 65-year-old was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a two-car road crash in Aberdeenshire on Saturday.

The incident happened at around 3.30pm on June 2 on the A93 near Aboyne, and involved a yellow Lotus which had been travelling east and a black Seat Leon, which had been travelling west.

Emergency services attended and the 65-year-old male driver of the Lotus was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with serious injuries.

The 19-year-old male driver of the Seat was conveyed to hospital with minor injuries.

Two male passengers, aged 17 and 16, were checked by paramedics at the scene.

Police are now appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time with a dashcam to check their footage for anything which may assist in their enquiries.

Sergeant Alexander Bowser-Riley of the North East Road Policing Division said: “A man has sustained serious injuries so it is important that we establish how the crash occurred.

“The area was very busy at the time with people attending nearby events and I am appealing to anyone who happened to witness the incident or saw either of the vehicles prior to the collision to get in touch.

“I would also appeal to anyone who was in the area at the time with a dashcam to check their footage for anything of relevance that may assist officers with their enquiries.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police via 101 quoting incident number 2257 of July 2, 2022.