Two people were taken to hospital following an early morning crash on the A952 Mintlaw to Fraserburgh road.
Emergency services were called out to the route at about 5.35am after a car carrying five occupants crashed.
The road was shut for about two hours as the incident was dealt with, reopening at 7.30am.
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Police confirmed that two of the occupants of the car were taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary by ambulance.
A police spokeswoman added: “About 5.35am on Monday, 21 December, 2020, officers were called to a report of a one car road crash on the A952.
“Emergency services attended and two of the five occupants of the car were taken by Ambulance to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.”