A female motorist has been taken to hospital following a collision near the Cromarty Bridge.
The incident, which occurred at the Culbokie junction, is believed to have involved a foreign registered red Honda motorcycle and a car.
Police first received reports of the incident at 5.10pm, sending various officers to join paramedics at the scene.
The female casualty was sitting at the side of the road as emergency services arrived at the scene.
The road remained open during the incident, with posts on social media recording tailbacks for miles heading north.
Her condition remains unknown.