Three people taken to hospital after car hits pedestrians in Inverurie

Three people have been taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Inverurie.

The incident happened on Burn Lane in the town at around 3pm today.

The scene of the accident in Inverurie.

A police statement said: “The collision involved a car and three pedestrians, with those involved suffering injuries ranging from minor to serious.

“Emergency services remain on scene dealing with the matter.”

The road is currently closed and motorists are asked to avoid the area.

A spokesman for the Scottish Ambulance Service said: “We dispatched three ambulances, our special operations team, a Paramedic Response Unit and a manager to the scene.

“Three people have been transported to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.”