Two people taken to hospital after crashing into tree outside Asda

Emergency services were called to the Asda Superstore at Jesmond Drive in Aberdeen.

Two people taken to hospital in Aberdeen after crashing into tree outside Asda supermarket © Google Maps 2022

Two people have been taken to hospital after a car crashed into a tree outside an Asda in Aberdeen.

Police were called to Jesmond Drive in the Bridge of Don area of the city, following reports of a car colliding with a tree outside the store at around 11.05am on Wednesday.

Emergency services attended and the fire service mobilised two appliances to assist a woman from the vehicle, before she was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with the other passenger involved, a man.

Their current condition is unknown.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “At around 11.05am on Wednesday, September 7, we were called to a report of a car crashing into a tree at Asda Superstore, Jesmond Drive in the Bridge of Don area of Aberdeen.

“A man and a woman have been taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.”

A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said: “We were alerted at 11.30am on Wednesday, September 7, to reports of a road traffic collision involving one car on Jesmond Drive, Aberdeen.

“Operations Control mobilised two appliances to assist a female casualty from the vehicle.

“A male casualty was also in the care of the Scottish Ambulance Service.

“Crews made the area safe before leaving the scene.”